Definition of Jean Chauvin

1. Noun. Swiss theologian (born in France) whose tenets (predestination and the irresistibility of grace and justification by faith) defined Presbyterianism (1509-1564).




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jean Chauvin

Jean-Philippe Rameau
Jean Anouilh
Jean Antoine Watteau
Jean Arp
Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
Jean Baptiste Camille Corot
Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur
Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier
Jean Baptiste Lully
Jean Baptiste Racine
Jean Baptiste de Lamarck
Jean Bernard Leon Foucault
Jean Bernoulli
Jean Caulvin
Jean Cauvin
Jean Chauvin (current term)
Jean Cocteau
Jean Edouard Vuillard
Jean Francois Champollion
Jean Francois Millet
Jean Genet
Jean Giraudoux
Jean Harlow
Jean Honore Fragonard
Jean Laffite
Jean Lafitte
Jean Louis Charles Garnier
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz
Jean Luc Godard
Jean Martin Charcot

Literary usage of Jean Chauvin

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1. Sketches Beyond the Sea by Franc Bangs Wilkie (1879)
"Why, Champel is the spot on which, by order of Jean Chauvin, alias John Calvin, the theologian, Michael Servetus was burned, and all because he had some ..."

2. Cahokia Records, 1778-1790 by Clarence Walworth Alvord (1907)
"... probably members of a Detroit family of that name. There was an important branch of the family at Kaskaskia. I have found nothing of this Jean Chauvin. ..."

3. True Stories of New England Captives Carried to Canada During the Old French by Charlotte Alice Baker (1897)
"... famous as the place where Charlemagne was first crowned and Hugh Capet elected king, it is still more famous as the birthplace of Jean Chauvin, ..."

4. Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay (1880)
"... in his own language, or by that which corresponds to it in ours; whether we say Lorenzo de Medici, or Lawrence de Medici, Jean Chauvin, or John Calvin. ..."

5. Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay (1873)
"... in his own language, or by that which corresponds to it in ours; whether we say Lorenzo de Medici, or Lawrence de Medici, Jean Chauvin, or John Calvin. ..."

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