protestant

See also: Protestant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See Protestant. The legal sense either has the same source or is simply protest +‎ -ant.

AdjectiveEdit

protestant (comparative more protestant, superlative most protestant)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Protestant
    a protestant effort
    protestant work ethic
  2. protesting

NounEdit

protestant (plural protestants)

  1. (chiefly law) One who protests; a protester.
    • 1915 November 3, decision in the case of the State of New Mexico v. Garrett, published in 1916 among the Decisions of the Department of the Interior in Cases Relating to Public Lands, volume 44 (edited by George J Hesselman), page 490: In the case of Hyacinthe Villeneuve a homestead entry had been allowed upon a tract of land that had been patented to the Santa Fe Railroad Company, whose grantees had expressed a willingness to reconvey in order that effect might be given to the equities of the homesteader, whereas in the present case the State stands in the position of a protestant.
  2. Alternative letter-case form of Protestant

CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

protestant (masculine and feminine plural protestants)

  1. Protestant

NounEdit

protestant m or f (plural protestants)

  1. Protestant

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

protestant

  1. present participle of protestar

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

protestant m

  1. Protestant (person)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • protestant in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • protestant in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

EtymologyEdit

From French protestant, from Latin prōtestārī 'to testify'.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pro‧tes‧tant

NounEdit

protestant m (plural protestanten, diminutive protestantje n)

  1. Protestant (a modern Christian denomination not belonging to the Catholic or Orthodox traditions)

DescendantsEdit

  • Papiamentu: protestant

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From protester +‎ -ant. Influenced by German Protestant.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

protestant (feminine protestante, masculine plural protestants, feminine plural protestantes)

  1. Protestant
    Hyponym: calviniste

Related termsEdit

ParticipleEdit

protestant

  1. present participle of protester

NounEdit

protestant m (plural protestants, feminine protestante)

  1. Protestant (person)
    Synonym: parpaillot
    Hyponym: calviniste

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

NounEdit

protestant m (definite singular protestanten, indefinite plural protestanter, definite plural protestantene)

  1. a Protestant (follower of Protestantism; member of a Protestant church)

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

protestant m (definite singular protestanten, indefinite plural protestantar, definite plural protestantane)

  1. a Protestant (as above)

Derived termsEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prɔˈtɛs.tant/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛstant
  • Syllabification: pro‧tes‧tant

NounEdit

protestant m pers (feminine protestantka)

  1. Protestant
  2. (archaic) protest participant

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • protestant in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • protestant in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French protestant.

NounEdit

protestant m (plural protestanți)

  1. Protestant

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /protěstant/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧te‧stant

NounEdit

protèstant m (Cyrillic spelling протѐстант)

  1. (Christianity) Protestant

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

protest +‎ -ant

NounEdit

protestant c

  1. a Protestant; one who follows the practice of the Christian form of Protestantism

DeclensionEdit

Declension of protestant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative protestant protestanten protestanter protestanterna
Genitive protestants protestantens protestanters protestanternas

Related termsEdit