Definitions for Anglicanˈæŋ glɪ kən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(5.00 / 2 votes)

  1. Anglican(adj)

    a Protestant who is a follower of Anglicanism

  2. Anglican(adj)

    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Anglican church

    "an Anglican bishop"

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  1. Anglican(Noun)

    A member of an Anglican church.

  2. Anglican(Adjective)

    Relating to the Church of England, or one of several related churches, such as those in the Anglican Communion.

  3. Origin: From Anglicanus, from Anglicus.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Anglican(adj)

    english; of or pertaining to England or the English nation; especially, pertaining to, or connected with, the established church of England; as, the Anglican church, doctrine, orders, ritual, etc

  2. Anglican(adj)

    pertaining to, characteristic of, or held by, the high church party of the Church of England

  3. Anglican(noun)

    a member of the Church of England

  4. Anglican(noun)

    in a restricted sense, a member of the High Church party, or of the more advanced ritualistic section, in the Church of England

  5. Origin: [Angli the Angles, a Germanic tribe in Lower Germany. Cf. English.]

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