A respecter of persons
Respecter Re*spect"er (-?r), n. One who respects. [1913 Webster]

{A respecter of persons}, one who regards or judges with partiality. [1913 Webster]

Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons. --Acts x. 34. [1913 Webster]


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