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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   us   /-stən.tɪ.zəm/
Translations of “Protestant”
in Arabic بروتِستانتي…
in Korean 개신교, 프로테스탄트…
in Malaysian Protestan…
in French protestant/-ante…
in Turkish Protestan…
in Italian protestante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新教徒…
in Russian протестантский…
in Polish protestancki…
in Vietnamese người theo đạo Tin lành…
in Spanish protestante…
in Portuguese protestante…
in Thai ผู้นับถือนิกายโปรเตสแตนต์…
in German der/die Protestant(in)…
in Catalan protestant…
in Japanese プロテスタント, 新教徒…
in Indonesian Protestan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新教徒…
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