Definition of Southcottian in English:

Southcottian

noun

  • An adherent or follower of the teaching of Joanna Southcott (1750–1814), a prophet and writer who claimed to be the woman chosen to give birth to the divine incarnation, mentioned in Revelations 12.

adjective

  • Of or relating to Joanna Southcott, her prophecies, or her followers.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Grant (1713–1814). From the name of Joanna Southcott + -ian.

Pronunciation

Southcottian

/saʊθˈkɒtɪən/