Definition of Newmanite in English:

Newmanite

noun

Christian Church
historical
  • A follower or supporter of John Henry Newman; an adherent of Newmanism.

adjective

Christian Church
historical
  • Of or characteristic of Newmanites; supportive of Newmanism.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Arnold (1795–1842), headmaster and historian. From the name of John Henry Newman + -ite.

Pronunciation

Newmanite

/ˈnjuːmənʌɪt/