[ sol-uh-fid-ee-uh n ]
/ ˌsɒl əˈfɪd i ən /
a person who maintains that faith alone, without the performance of good works, is all that is necessary for salvation.
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OTHER WORDS FROM solifidianso·li·fid·i·an·ism, noun
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Solifidian, sol-i-fid′i-an, n. one who holds that faith alone is what is necessary for justification.
British Dictionary definitions for solifidian
/ (ˌsɒlɪˈfɪdɪən) /
Christianity a person who maintains that man is justified by faith alone
Derived forms of solifidiansolifidianism, noun
Word Origin for solifidian
C16: from New Latin sōlifidius, from Latin sōlus sole + fides faith
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