meaning of Adamite

Adamite meaning in General Dictionary

A descendant of Adam a human being

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  • A descendant of Adam; a person being.
  • One of a sect of visionaries, which, professing to copy hawaii of Adam, discarded the application of dress yourself in their particular assemblies.

Adamite meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"human being, descendant of Adam" the Biblical very first man, 1630s, from Adam + -ite (1). Utilized from 1620s in mention of sects or groups that practice nudism, in mention of the the state of Adam ahead of the Fall.


Adamite meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A descendant of Adam; a person being.

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  • (n.) One of a sect of visionaries, just who, professing to imitate hawaii of Adam, discarded the utilization of dress yourself in their assemblies.