Uckewallist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the founder of the sect, Ucke Wallis. See -ist.

Noun[edit]

Uckewallist (plural Uckewallists)

  1. (historical) One of a sect of strict Anabaptists whose tenets were essentially the same as those of the Mennonists, with the additional doctrine that Judas and the murderers of Christ were saved.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Eadie to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.