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Lutheran

adjective
 
 
/ˈluːθərən/
belonging or relating to a Christian group based on the teachings of Martin Luther: the Lutheran ChurchChristian denominationsThe Roman Catholic ChurchFollowers of religious groups
Lutheran noun [C]
Translations of “Lutheran”
in Korean 루터 교도의…
in Arabic لوثَري…
in Portuguese luterano…
in Catalan luterà…
in Japanese (キリスト教の)ルター派の…
in Italian luterano…
in Chinese (Traditional) 路德教的…
in Russian лютеранский…
in Turkish Marthin Luther'in öğretilerine dayalı Hıristiyan gruba ilişkin/ait, Luteran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 路德教的…
in Polish luterański…
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