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Christianism

[kris-chuh-niz-uh m] /ˈkrɪs tʃəˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
the beliefs and practices of Christians.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; < Late Latin Chrīstiānismus < Greek Chrīstiānismós Christianity, equivalent to chrīstiān(ós) Christian + -ismos -ism
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Word Origin and History for Christianism
n.

1560s, "Christianity," from Christian + -ism. From c.2004 in reference to politicized fundamentalist Christianity in the U.S. Related: Christianist.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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