Definition for mormon (2 of 2)
Book of Mormon
Examples from the Web for mormon
Marriott, with its deep history in the Mormon faith, portrays itself as a deeply ethical institution.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Utah, USA Brigham Young was definitely onto something when he sought to build his Mormon “Zion” in the rugged hinterland of Utah.
Jessen was named a Mormon bishop, but the appointment was met with vocal protests.The Luxury Homes That Torture and Your Tax Dollars Built|Michael Daly|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Official Mormon histories about Joseph Smith may have been misleading.
In short, Mormon leaders are confronting a crisis of faith—and a crisis of authority.
The “institution” is even more odious under Mormon than Mohammed.The Wild Huntress|Mayne Reid
The Mormon produced a package which he had been concealing under his chair.The Motor Maids Across the Continent|Katherine Stokes
The Mormon priesthood look toward the establishment of a temporal kingdom in connection with their religion.Woman, Church & State|Matilda Joslyn Gage
The "Mormon" people throughout the country were in a great state of alarm, and also in great distress.History of the Prophet Joseph by His Mother|Lucy Smith
A runt from under the Mormon ditch; we raise bigger on our land.The Lady Doc|Caroline Lockhart
British Dictionary definitions for mormon (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for mormon (2 of 2)
Book of Mormon
Word Origin and History for mormon
1830, coined by religion founder Joseph Smith (1805-1844) in Seneca County, N.Y., from Mormon, supposed prophet and author of "The Book of Mormon," explained by Smith as meaning more mon, from English more + Egyptian mon "good." As an adjective by 1842. Related: Mormonism.