Definitions for Unitarianˌyu nɪˈtɛər i ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

U•ni•tar•i•anˌyu nɪˈtɛər i ən(n.)

  1. a member of a liberal religious denomination founded upon the doctrine that God is one being, and giving each congregation complete control over its affairs.

    Category: Religion

    Ref: Compare Unitarian Universalist.

  2. (l.c.) a person who maintains that God is one being, rejecting the doctrine of the Trinity.

    Category: Religion

  3. (l.c.) an advocate of unity or centralization, as in government.

  4. (adj.)of or pertaining to the Unitarians or their doctrines.

    Category: Religion

  5. (l.c.) unitary.

Origin of Unitarian:

1680–90; < NL ūnitāri(us) (L ūnit(ās)unity+-ārius -ary ) + -an1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. Unitarian(adj)

    adherent of Unitarianism

  2. Unitarian(adj)

    of or relating to or characterizing Unitarianism


  1. Unitarian(Noun)

    A Christian who does not believe in the traditional doctrine of the Trinity.

  2. Unitarian(Noun)

    A follower of Unitarian Universalism; or a member of a Unitarian Universalist Church in North America who adhered to, or identifies with, the Unitarian part of that church prior to consolidation in 1961.

  3. Unitarian(Noun)

    A monotheist who is not a Christian.

  4. Unitarian(Noun)

    A member of a certain political movement, especially the Unitarios of nineteenth century Argentina (known as the Unitarian Party in English).

  5. Unitarian(Adjective)

    Pertaining to Unitarianism

    the unitarian position on executive power

  6. unitarian(Adjective)

    Espousing a unitary view of something

    the unitarian position on executive power

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unitarian(noun)

    one who denies the doctrine of the Trinity, believing that God exists only in one person; a unipersonalist; also, one of a denomination of Christians holding this belief

  2. Unitarian(noun)

    one who rejects the principle of dualism

  3. Unitarian(noun)

    a monotheist

  4. Unitarian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Unitarians, or their doctrines


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