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Satanist (n.)

1550s, "one regarded as a disciple or adherent of Satan," from Satan + -ist. Applied by their enemies to Protestant sects. The modern sense of "Satan-worshipper" is by 1896, in a French context. Related: Satanistic.

updated on December 29, 2021

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Definitions of Satanist from WordNet

Satanist (n.)
an adherent of Satan or Satanism;
Synonyms: diabolist
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.