baptist

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See also: Baptist

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English baptist, baptiste, borrowed from Old French baptiste, from Ecclesiastical Latin, Late Latin baptista, from Ancient Greek βαπτιστής (baptistḗs).

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baptist (plural baptists)

  1. A person who baptizes

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɑpˈtɪst/
  • Hyphenation: bap‧tist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from English Baptist.

Noun[edit]

baptist m (plural baptisten)

  1. (Christianity) Baptist (Protestant denomination practicing adult baptism, of English origin) [from 17th c.]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch baptiste.

Noun[edit]

baptist m (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, Christianity) baptiser; epithet of John the Baptist.
    Synonym: baptista

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French baptiste, from Ecclesiastical Latin, Late Latin baptista, from Ancient Greek βαπτιστής (baptistḗs).

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baptist

  1. A baptist (one who performs a baptism)
  2. John the Baptist.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French bapteme.

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baptist

  1. Alternative form of bapteme

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

baptist m (definite singular baptisten, indefinite plural baptister, definite plural baptistene)

  1. a Baptist

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Noun[edit]

baptist m (definite singular baptisten, indefinite plural baptistar, definite plural baptistane)

  1. a Baptist