primitive church

primitive church

noun
1.
the early Christian church, especially in reference to its earliest form and organization.
2.
this church, especially as representative of Christianity in its supposedly purest form.

Origin:
1520–30

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To primitive church
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: primitive cell
Next Definition: primitive costal arch
Words Near: primitive church
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for primitive church
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing primitive church
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature