Definition of Moravian in English:
1Relating to Moravia or its people.
- William, along with a field of approximately 150 international runners, covered 133.4 miles through the streets of Brno, the Moravian capital, 120 miles east of Prague.
- This beer is so delicious and full-bodied due in part to the use of under-modified Moravian grains, a decoction mash and the soft waters of the town.
- Elsinger was expelled from his family farm in the Moravian town of Mikulov, just a few miles from the Austrian border.
1.1Relating to or denoting a Protestant Church founded in Saxony by emigrants from Moravia holding views derived from the Hussites and accepting the Bible as the only source of faith.
- The largest of the Protestant congregations are the Moravian Church and Baptist Convention of Nicaragua.
- The 17 Grade II-listed buildings to receive the money include a Moravian missionary church in Gomersal, near Bradford, a small medieval chapel south of Bridlington and a circular church near Sheffield built in the 1960s.
- The celebrated ‘heart warming’ experience in the Moravian meeting house in Aldersgate Street, London, on 24 May 1738, was not the day of Wesley's conversion, as has been widely affirmed.
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1A native or inhabitant of Moravia.
- There is no question, though, that central Europeans such as the Swiss and Moravians did reinforce the log-building tradition, and made new contributions as well.
- Formed into a common state after World War I, the Czechs, Moravians, and Slovaks remained united for almost 75 years.
- She was Moravian, and was brought up in a convent in Moravia
1.1A member of the Moravian Church.
- I sense that the Quakers and the Moravians have a pretty good idea of how to collectively pick up the cross and follow Christ amidst the multitude of perspectives and agendas that make up church politics.
- Shortly after getting back from that trip to Saxony, John and Charles Wesley broke with the Moravians for some fairly complex theological reasons.
- Other Protestant groups include Methodists, Moravians, Baptists, and Seventh-Day Adventists.
Definition of Moravian in:
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