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Melanchthon, Philipp Syllabification: Me·lanch·thon, Philipp
Pronunciation: /məˈlaNGkTHən/ /māˈlänKHtôn/

Definition of Melanchthon, Philipp in English:

(1497–1560), German reformer; born Philipp Schwarzerd. He succeeded Luther as leader of the Reformation movement in Germany in 1521 and drew up the Augsburg Confession in 1530.
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