• Definition for "hicksite"
    • a part or follower for the “liberal” celebration,…
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hicksite definition

  • noun:
    • a part or follower for the “liberal” celebration, headed by Elias Hicks, which, due to a big change of views respecting the divinity of Christ and the Atonement, seceded through the conventional portion of the Society of Friends in america, in 1827.
    • a part of a seceding human anatomy of Friends or Quakers, supporters of Elias Hicks, formed in the usa in 1827, and holding Socinian doctrines. See community of Friends, under friend.
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