Huguenot

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French huguenot (Huguenot; also, a personal name and surname), diminutive of Hugo, Hugon, Hugues, from Middle High German Hūg, Hūc (Hugh, a man's name), from Middle High German huge (mind), from Old High German hugu (mind, thought), from Proto-Germanic *huguz, *hugiz (mind), of unknown origin. Cognate with Old English hyge (thought, mind, heart, disposition, intention, courage, pride).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: hyū'gə-nŏt', IPA(key): /ˈhju.ɡə.nɒt/

Noun[edit]

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Huguenot (plural Huguenots)

  1. (historical) A member of the Protestant Reformed Church of France during the 16th and 17th century.

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Adjective[edit]

Huguenot (comparative more Huguenot, superlative most Huguenot)

  1. Of, like or relating to Huguenotism or Huguenots.

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