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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of an Anabaptist sect originating in Moravia and now living communally in parts of Canada and the northwest United States.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A member of a communal branch of Anabaptists founded by Jakob Hutter.

Etymologies

After Jakob Hutter (died 1536), Moravian Anabaptist leader.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Hutter +‎ -ite (Wiktionary)

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