Hierologist Hi`er*ol"o*gist, n. One versed in, or whostudies, hierology. [1913 Webster]

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  • hierologist — hi·er·ol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • hierologist — ˌhīəˈräləjə̇st, hīˈr noun ( s) : one skilled in hierology * * * hīerolˈogist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑hierology …   Useful english dictionary

  • hierology — hierologic /huy euhr euh loj ik, huy reuh /, hierological, adj. hierologist, n. /huy euh rol euh jee, huy rol /, n. 1. literature or learning regarding sacred things. 2. hagiological literature or learning. [1830 40; HIERO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • divine — adj 1. godly, godlike, deiform, deified; sacred, religious, holy, saintly, sainted, venerable, angelic, seraphic, blessed, blest, sanctified, hallowed, consecrated. 2. heavenly, celestial, spiritual, ethereal, supernal; beatific, blissful,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • ecclesiastic — n 1. clergyman, churchman, cleric, clerk, Brit. blackcoat; minister, parson, divine, reverend, priest, father, rabbi; padre, abbé, curate, curé, chaplain, U.S. Mil. Sl. sky pilot, U.S. Mil. Sl.Holy Joe; pastor, rector, vicar; dean, canon,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • exegete — n Biblical scholar, textualist, Talmudic scholar, Talmudist; divine, religious scholar, hierophant, hierologist, theologian, patrist; expounder, interpreter, annotator, scholiast …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • hierophant — n 1.(in reference to sacred mysteries) expounder, expositor, explicator, explainer, interpreter, revealer, teacher. 2. divine, theologian, hierologist; exegete, Biblical scholar, textualist, Talmudist, Talmudic scholar; canonist, decretist. 3.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • theologian — n 1. divine, religious scholar, hiero phant, hierologist, theologist, Rare. theologician, Derog. theologaster; exegete, textualist; canonist, decretist; patrist; rabbi, Talmudist, Talmudic scholar; Christian philosopher, Church Father, Doctor of… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • hierology — /haɪəˈrɒlədʒi/ (say huyuh roluhjee) noun literature or learning regarding sacred things. –hierologic /haɪərəˈlɒdʒɪk/ (say huyuhruh lojik), hierological /haɪərəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ (say huyuhruh lojikuhl), adjective –hierologically /haɪərəˈlɒdʒɪkli/ (say… …   Australian English dictionary

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