Meaning of zealotist in English:

zealotist

(also zelotist)

Pronunciation /ˈzɛlətɪst/

noun

rare, historical
  • A zealot.

adjective

rare, historical
  • Chiefly with capital initial. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the Zealots or Zealotism. Compare "zealot", zealotism .

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Gabriel Harvey (c1552–1631), scholar and writer. From post-classical Latin zelotes zealot + -ist.