from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An adherent of a 16th-century Italian sect holding unitarian views, including denial of the divinity of Jesus.
- adj. Of or relating to the Socinians or their doctrines.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A member of a particular nontrinitarian Christian denomination founded in the late 16th century.
- adj. Pertaining to the Socinians.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to Socinus, or the Socinians.
- n. One of the followers of Socinus; a believer in Socinianism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to Lælius or Faustus Socinus or their religious creed.
- n. One who holds to Socinian doctrines. See Socinianism.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an adherent of the teachings of Socinus; a Christian who rejects the divinity of Christ and the Trinity and original sin; influenced the development of Unitarian theology
New Latin Sociniānus, after Laelius Socinus and Faustus Socinus.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From the Latin name Socinus, relating to either Lelio Sozzini or Fausto Sozzini, or both. (Wiktionary)