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Wesleyan (adj.)

"pertaining to Wesley," 1771, in reference to John Wesley (1703-1791), founder of Methodism. The surname is from various places in England named West Leigh (or some variant). Related: Wesleyanism.

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Definitions of Wesleyan from WordNet
1
Wesleyan (n.)
a follower of Wesleyanism;
2
Wesleyan (adj.)
of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of Protestantism adhering to the views of Wesley;
Synonyms: Methodist
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