- a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Origin of Latter-day Saint
An Americanism dating back to 1825–35
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Examples from the Web for latter-day saint
He might make him turn monk, or Socinian, or latter-day-saint, for what she knew!Thomas Wingfold, Curate
- a more formal name for a Mormon