redemptorist

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EtymologyEdit

From French Rédemptoriste, from Italian Redentorista, from redentore(redeemer, savior) (notably the Messiah, Christ; from Latin redēmptor, from redēmptus, perfect passive participle of redimō(redeem, buy back), itself from re-(back; again) + emō(buy; gain, take, procure)) + -ista(-ist).

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redemptorist ‎(plural redemptorists)

  1. A member of the Roman Catholic missionary congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (i.e. Jesus Christ), founded in 1732 by Saint Alphonsus Maria of Liguori

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  • Hyphenation: re‧demp‧to‧rist

EtymologyEdit

From French Rédemptoriste, from Italian Redentorista, from redentore(redeemer, savior) (notably the Messiah, Christ; from Latin redēmptor, from redēmptus, perfect passive participle of redimō(redeem, buy back), itself from re-(back; again) + emō(buy; gain, take, procure)) + -ista(-ist).

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redemptorist m ‎(plural redemptoristen, diminutive redemptoristje n)

  1. A redemptorist

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