\pɹˈiːst], \pɹˈiːst], \p_ɹ_ˈiː_s_t]\
Definitions of PRIEST
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By DataStellar Co., Ltd
A presbyter elder; a minister
One who is authorized to consecrate the host and to say Mass; but especially, one of the lowest order possessing this power.
A presbyter; one who belongs to the intermediate order between bishop and deacon. He is authorized to perform all ministerial services except those of ordination and confirmation.
One who officiates at the altar, or performs the rites of sacrifice; one who acts as a mediator between men and the divinity or the gods in any form of religion; as, Buddhist priests.
To ordain as priest.
By Oddity Software
One devoted to the service of God or a god, with authority to perform religious rites; one ordained to the Christian ministry.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By James Champlin Fernald
One who officiates in sacred offices: one above a deacon and below a bishop: a clergyman:-fem. PRIESTNESS.
By Daniel Lyons
One ordained to sacred offices; ecclesiastic.
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
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