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Protestant

noun [C] uk   /ˈprɒt.ɪ.stənt/ us    /ˈprɑː.t̬ɪ-/
a member of the parts of the Christian Church that separated from the Roman Catholic Church during the 16th century
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Protestant

adjective uk   /ˈprɒt.ɪ.stənt/ us    /ˈprɑː.t̬ɪ-/
of or relating to these parts of the Christian Church: a Protestant ministerthe Protestant work ethic the belief that work is valuable as an activity, as well as for what it produces
Protestantism
noun [U] uk   /-stən.tɪ.zəm/ us  
Translations of “Protestant”
in Korean 개신교, 프로테스탄트…
in Arabic بروتِستانتي…
in French protestant/-ante…
in Turkish Protestan…
in Italian protestante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新教徒…
in Russian протестантский…
in Polish protestancki…
in Spanish protestante…
in Portuguese protestante…
in German der/die Protestant(in)…
in Catalan protestant…
in Japanese プロテスタント, 新教徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新教徒…
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