anointer
noun see anoint

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • anointer — a*noint er ([.a]*noint [ e]r), n. One who anoints. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anointer — noun One who anoints. “The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, becauſe he hath anointed me, amp;c.” where it is eaſy to obſerve three divine perſons: the Anointer is the Spirit of the Lord; the anointed is the Meſſiah, the Word, the Lord Jeſus… …   Wiktionary

  • anointer — See anoint. * * * …   Universalium

  • anointer — n. one who applies oil (often as part of rite or ritual) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anointer — noun one who anoints as a religious ceremony • Derivationally related forms: ↑anoint • Hypernyms: ↑religious person …   Useful english dictionary

  • anoint — anointer, n. anointment, n. /euh noynt /, v.t. 1. to rub or sprinkle on; apply an unguent, ointment, or oily liquid to. 2. to smear with any liquid. 3. to consecrate or make sacred in a ceremony that includes the token applying of oil: He… …   Universalium

  • ἀλείπτας — ἀλείπτᾱς , ἀλείπτης anointer masc acc pl ἀλείπτᾱς , ἀλείπτης anointer masc nom sg (epic doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • Iatraliptic — I*a tra*lip tic, a. [Gr. ?; ? physician + ? belonging to the ? or anointer, fr. ? to anoint: cf. F. iatraliptique.] Treating diseases by anointing and friction; as, the iatraliptic method. [Written also {iatroleptic}.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • iatroleptic — Iatraliptic I*a tra*lip tic, a. [Gr. ?; ? physician + ? belonging to the ? or anointer, fr. ? to anoint: cf. F. iatraliptique.] Treating diseases by anointing and friction; as, the iatraliptic method. [Written also {iatroleptic}.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anoint — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French enoint, past participle of enoindre, from Latin inunguere, from in + unguere to smear more at ointment Date: 14th century 1. to smear or rub with oil or an oily substance 2. a. to apply …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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