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Definition of Herrnhuter

Herrnhuter
Moravian Mo*ra"vi*an, n. (Eccl. Hist.) One of a religious sect called the United Brethren (an offshoot of the Hussites in Bohemia), which formed a separate church of Moravia, a northern district of Austria, about the middle of the 15th century. After being nearly extirpated by persecution, the society, under the name of The Renewed Church of the United Brethren, was re["e]stablished in 1722-35 on the estates of Count Zinzendorf in Saxony. Called also Herrnhuter.

Meaning of Herrnhuter from wikipedia

- Christian community of Herrnhut; hence it is also known in German as the [Herrnhuter] Brüdergemeine [sic] ("Unity of Brethren [of Herrnhut]"). The modern Unitas...
- A Moravian star (German: Herrnhuter Stern) is an illuminated Advent, Christmas, or Epiphany decoration po****r in Germany and in places in Europe and America...
- Geschichte von 'Fröbelstern' und 'Herrnhuter Stern'" [Learn from the stars. On the history of 'Froebel star' and 'Herrnhuter star']. Pädagogisches Forum (in...
- Evangelischen Kirchen in der DDR, BEK), in 1970 also joined by the Moravian Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine. In June 1991, following the German reunification, the BEK...
- people of Danish, Faroese, Icelandic, Norwegian, Dutch (whalers), German (Herrnhuters), Czech (Jednota bratrská) descent and others. The Inuit are indigenous...
- religious and social reformer, bishop of the Moravian Church, founder of the Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine, Christian mission pioneer and a major figure of 18th century...
- usually referred to in English as the Moravian Church and in German as the Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine. The Protestant Reformation began as an attempt to reform...
- missionary, writer and hymnwriter. He travelled as a missionary of the Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine, the Moravian Church, to Greenland and to Native Americans...
- Leonhard Dober one of the two first missionaries of the Moravian Brethren (Herrnhuter Brüder) in the West Indies in 1732, and the first Bishop of the Renewed...
- over 150 years. It is called the Moravian star or Moravian Advent star (Herrnhuter Adventsstern). From Herrnhut, the Moravian star decoration has spread...