\pɹɪsbˈa͡ɪtə], \pɹɪsbˈaɪtə], \p_ɹ_ɪ_s_b_ˈaɪ_t_ə]\
Definitions of PRESBYTER
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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One ordained to the second order in the ministry; -- called also priest.
A member of a presbytery whether lay or clerical.
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A priest; an elder in the early church; in the Presbyterian Church, a minister or elder.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
An elder with authority to teach and rule in the primitive church; a person who has the pastoral charge of a particular church.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
n. [Latin] An elder ; one of ripe years ordained to bear rule in the church, and to feed the flock over which the Holy Ghost had made him overseer ;-a pastor ; one who has the cure of souls in a particular parish or district ;-in Episcopal churches, one ordained to the second order in the ministry a priest ;-a Presbyterian.
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