waterlander

Waterlander

Wa`ter*land"er\, Waterlandian \Wa`ter*land"i*an\n. (Eccl. Hist.) One of a body of Dutch Anabaptists who separated from the Mennonites in the sixteenth century; -- so called from a district in North Holland denominated Waterland.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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