a member of a Protestant denomination, Anabaptist in origins and originally from Moravia, who live communally in the Dakotas, Montana, and Alberta, Canada, with beliefs and customs much like those of the Mennonites
Origin of Hutteriteafter J. Hutter, 16th-c. Austrian religious reformer + -ite
A member of an Anabaptist sect originating in Moravia and now living communally in parts of Canada and the northwest United States.
Origin of HutteriteAfter Jakob Hutter, (died 1536), Moravian Anabaptist leader.
Hutter + -ite