Confitent \Con"fi*tent\, n. [L. confitens, p. pr.] One who confesses his sins and faults. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Confitent — Confitent, lat., bekennend, Beichtkind; confitiren, bekennen, beichten …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • confitent — ˈkänfətənt noun ( s) Etymology: Latin confitent , confitens, present participle of confitēri to confess more at confess : confessant …   Useful english dictionary

  • confitent — noun A person who confesses; a confessor or penitent …   Wiktionary

  • confitent — con·fi·tent …   English syllables

  • Confitiren — (v. lat.), 1) bekennen; 2) beichten; daher Confitent, 1) der einem Andern etwas bekennt; 2) Beichtkind …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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