Definition of evangelical noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌiːvænˈdʒelɪkl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌiːvænˈdʒelɪkl//
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a member of the evangelical branch of the Christian Church Word Originmid 16th cent.: via ecclesiastical Latin from ecclesiastical Greek euangelikos, from euangelos ‘bringing good news’, from eu- ‘well’ + angelein ‘announce’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: evangelical

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