What does Lutheran mean?

Definitions for Lutheran
ˈlu θər ənLuther·an

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lutheranadjective

    follower of Lutheranism

  2. Lutheranadjective

    of or pertaining to Martin Luther or his teachings

    "the Lutheran doctrine of justification by faith alone"

  3. Lutheranadjective

    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of the Protestant Church adhering to the views of Luther

    "Lutheran doctrines"

Wiktionary

  1. Lutherannoun

    A member of any of the Christian churches of which identify with the theology of Martin Luther.

    The split between the Lutherans and the Roman Catholics began with the Edict of Worms in 1521

  2. Lutheranadjective

    Of the Lutheran church, as opposed to a Catholic church.

    A Lutheran understanding of the Lord's Supper is not the same as that of other denominations.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lutheranadjective

    of or pertaining to Luther; adhering to the doctrines of Luther or the Lutheran Church

  2. Lutherannoun

    one who accepts or adheres to the doctrines of Luther or the Lutheran Church

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lutheran

    lū′thėr-an, adj. pertaining to Luther, the great German Protestant reformer (1483-1546), or to his doctrines: a follower of Luther.—ns. Lu′theranism, Lū′therism; Lū′therist.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lutheran in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lutheran in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Lutheran in a Sentence

  1. Chaplain Cizek:

    I went to seminary, graduating in 2001 while serving in the reserves and later joined the Air Force as a chaplain endorsed by the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, i commissioned as a chaplain in 2007 because I wanted to use my military experience to serve our great men and women in uniform.

  2. David Mathews:

    We were in our house and knew something was going on and getting ready to go to the basement, then it was over, we just built a brand new fire hall and it was destroyed. Also a row of houses near the fire hall. The Lutheran Church was destroyed, it's all in rubble.

  3. Grace Lutheran Church:

    Members of Grace Lutheran Church are deeply saddened by the loss of life last night as a result of three individuals being shot in Chester, and this tragedy included members of Grace Lutheran Church.

  4. David Mathews:

    We just built a brand new fire hall and it was destroyed. Also a row of houses near the fire hall. The Lutheran Church was destroyed, it's all in rubble.

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