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Hutterite

[huht-uh-rahyt, hoo t-] /ˈhʌt əˌraɪt, ˈhʊt-/
noun
1.
a member of an Anabaptist sect following the principles of Jacob Hutter (d. 1536) of Moravia and practicing community of goods and nonconformity.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; Jacob Hutter + -ite1
Related forms
Hutterian
[huh-teer-ee-uh n, hoo-] /həˈtɪər i ən, hʊ-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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Hutterite

/ˈhʌtəˌraɪt/
noun
1.
a member of an Anabaptist Christian sect founded in Moravia, branches of which established farming communities in western Canada and the northwest US
Word Origin
C19: after Jacob Hutter (died 1536), Moravian Anabaptist
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Word Origin and History for Hutterite
Hutterite
1645, in ref. to Moravian Anabaptist sect established by Jacob Hutter (d.1536).
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