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Meaning of ADAMITE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ad"am*ite\, n. [From Adam.]
1. A descendant of Adam; a human being.

2. (Eccl. Hist.) One of a sect of visionaries, who,
   professing to imitate the state of Adam, discarded the use
   of dress in their assemblies.

 

 

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