Definitions for Wesleyanˈwɛs li ən, ˈwɛz-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Wes•ley•anˈwɛs li ən, ˈwɛz-(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to John Wesley, founder of Methodism.

  2. pertaining to Methodism.

  3. (n.)a follower of John Wesley.

  4. Chiefly Brit. a Methodist.

Origin of Wesleyan:

1765–75

Wes′ley•an•ism(n.)

Wes′ley•ism(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wesleyan(adj)

    a follower of Wesleyanism

  2. Methodist, Wesleyan(adj)

    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of Protestantism adhering to the views of Wesley

    "Methodist theology"

Wiktionary

  1. Wesleyan(Noun)

    A supporter of Wesleyanism.

  2. Wesleyan(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to (1703-1791), founder of Methodism.

  3. Wesleyan(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Methodism in general

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wesleyan(adj)

    of or pertaining to Wesley or Wesleyanism

  2. Wesleyan(noun)

    one who adopts the principles of Wesleyanism; a Methodist

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