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Protestant

Prot·es·tant

Protestant

 
pronunciation:
pra t stnt
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any Christian, esp. in the West, who belongs to a non-Catholic church.
definition 2: any Christian who formally protested in 1529 against the decree that made submission to the authority of Rome mandatory for Christians, or who adhered to the principles of the Reformation.
definition 3: (l.c.) one who makes a protestation.