Adventist [ad′vən tist, ad vent′ist ]
a member of a Christian sect based on Adventism
of Adventism or Adventists

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  • adventist — ADVENTÍST, Ă, adventişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj. Care aparţine adventismului, privitor la adventism. 2. s.m. şi f. Adept al adventismului. – Din engl. adventist, fr. adventiste. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

  • Adventist — 1843, from ADVENT (Cf. Advent) + IST (Cf. ist). Church Latin adventus was applied to the coming of the Savior, both the first or the anticipated second, hence Adventist, a name applied to millenarian sects, especially and originally the… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Adventist — Ad vent*ist, n. One of a religious body, embracing several branches, who look for the proximate personal coming of Christ; called also {Second Adventists}. Schaff Herzog Encyc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advèntist — m (advèntistica, advèntistkinja ž) član kršćanske Adventističke crkve, onaj koji je kršten u Adventističkoj crkvi; subotar …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • adventist — advèntist m DEFINICIJA član kršćanske Adventističke crkve, onaj koji je kršten u Adventističkoj crkvi; subotar SINTAGMA adventisti sedmoga dana kršć. jedna od denominacija Adventističke crkve, izdvojili se u 19. st. ETIMOLOGIJA vidi advent …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Adventist — ► NOUN ▪ a member of a Christian sect emphasizing belief in the imminent second coming of Christ. DERIVATIVES Adventism noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Adventist — Adventism, n. /ad ven tist, ad ven /, n. 1. Also called Second Adventist. a member of any of certain Christian denominations that maintain that the Second Advent of Christ is imminent. adj. 2. of or pertaining to Adventists. [1835 45; ADVENT +… …   Universalium

  • Adventist — Ad|ven|tịst 〈[ vɛn ] m. 16〉 Angehöriger der evangelischen Sekte der Adventisten, die die Wiederkunft Christi erwarten [→ Advent] * * * Ad|ven|tịst, der; en, en [engl. adventist] (Rel.): Angehöriger einer der Glaubensgemeinschaften, die an die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Adventist — 1. noun a) One who believes in the Second Advent (usually known as the Second coming) of Jesus; a millenarian. b) A member of the Seventh day Adventist Church. 2. adjective Relating to believers in the Second Advent …   Wiktionary

  • Adventist — Ad|ven|tist der; en, en <aus gleichbed. engl. amerik. Adventist; vgl. ↑> Angehöriger einer der Glaubensgemeinschaften, die an die baldige Wiederkehr Christi glauben …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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