Calvinist

Calvinist

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • calvinist — CALVINÍST, Ă, calvinişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. Calvin. – Din fr. calvinisme. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  CALVINÍST adj., s. (bis.) 1. adj. v. calvin. 2 …   Dicționar Român

  • Calvinist — Cal vin*ist, n. [Cf. F. Calviniste.] A follower of Calvin; a believer in Calvinism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Calvinist — [[t]kæ̱lvɪnɪst[/t]] Calvinists 1) ADJ: ADJ n Calvinist means belonging or relating to a strict Protestant church started by John Calvin. ...Calvinist doctrine. ...the Calvinist work ethic. 2) N COUNT A Calvinist is a member of the Calvinist… …   English dictionary

  • Calvinist — Der Calvinismus (auch Kalvinismus) ist eine theologische Bewegung, die auf der Reformation und insbesondere den Lehren von Johannes Calvin beruht. Sie bereitete durch ihre spezifische Arbeits und Wirtschaftsethik der Industriellen Revolution eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Calvinist — Cal|vin|ist [ˈkælvınıst] adj 1.) following the teachings of Calvinism 2.) also Calvinistic [ˌkælvıˈnıstıkø] having strict moral standards and tending to disapprove of pleasure = ↑puritanical >Calvinist n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Calvinist — adjective 1 following the teachings of Calvinism 2 also Calvinistic having severe moral standards and tending to disapprove of pleasure; puritanical Calvinist noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Calvinist — Calvinism ► NOUN ▪ the Protestant theological system of John Calvin (1509 64) and his successors, centring on the doctrine of predestination. DERIVATIVES Calvinist noun Calvinistic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • Calvinist — I noun an adherent of the theological doctrines of John Calvin • Syn: ↑Genevan • Derivationally related forms: ↑Calvinistical, ↑Calvinism • Hypernyms: ↑necessitarian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Calvinist Church at Hrnčiarska Street — The Calvinist Church (Slovak: Kalvínsky kostol ) at Hrnčiarska ulica (English: Pottery Street ) in Košice, Slovakia was initially an army store house.In the years 1805 – 1811 it was rebuilt to a Calvinist church with a new 48 metres high slender… …   Wikipedia

  • Calvinist, der — Der Calviníst, des en, plur. die en, eine Benennung der Reformirten, von dem Johanne Calvino, ihrem Stifter, welche aber als eine Beleidigung von ihnen angesehen, und daher in der gemäßigten Schreib und Sprechart nicht mehr gebraucht wird. So… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • Calvinist — noun or adjective see Calvinism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”