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Philipp Melanchthon

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Noun

1. melanchthon, philipp melanchthon, philipp schwarzerd

German theologian and Luther's successor as leader of the Reformation in Germany (1497-1560)

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Philipp Melanchthon

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German theologian and a leader of the German Reformation. A friend of Martin Luther, he wrote Loci Communes (1521), the first extensive treatise on Protestant doctrine.

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