churchman

  • 1 Churchman — ist der Name folgender Personen C. West Churchman (1913–2004), US amerikanischer Philosoph Ysanne Churchman (* 1925), britische Schauspielerin Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Be …

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  • 2 Churchman — Church man, n.; pl. {Churchmen}. 1. An ecclesiastic or clergyman. [1913 Webster] 2. An Episcopalian, or a member of the Established Church of England. A zealous churchman. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 3. One was is attached to, or attends, church.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 churchman — (or churchwoman) ► NOUN ▪ a member of the Christian clergy or of a Church …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 churchman — [chʉrch′mən] n. pl. churchmen [chʉrch′mən] 1. a clergyman 2. a member of a church, esp. an active member …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Churchman — Typically refers to a member of the clergy. It may also refer to: English Churchman, a family Protestant newspaper that was founded in 1843 Churchman (journal), theological journal, formerly known as The Churchman The Churchman (magazine), New… …

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  • 6 Churchman — This very interesting surname is of Olde English origins. In a sense it is occupational, but it can also be residential in that it describes not only one who lived by a church, but who was responsible for the upkeep of the premises. It has been… …

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  • 7 churchman — UK [ˈtʃɜː(r)tʃmən] / US [ˈtʃɜrtʃmən] noun [countable] Word forms churchman : singular churchman plural churchmen UK [ˈtʃɜː(r)tʃmən] / US [ˈtʃɜrtʃmən] a man who is a priest, minister, bishop etc …

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  • 8 churchman — noun A person (originally a man) of authority in a religious organization; a cleric. The bishop, a highly placed churchman, stated the religions opinion …

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  • 9 churchman — [[t]tʃɜ͟ː(r)tʃmən[/t]] churchmen N COUNT A churchman is the same as a clergyman. [FORMAL] …

    English dictionary

  • 10 churchman — noun Date: 14th century 1. clergyman 2. a member of a church …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 churchman — churchmanly, adj. churchmanship, n. /cherrch meuhn/, n., pl. churchmen. 1. an ecclesiastic; clergyman. 2. an adherent or active supporter of a church. 3. Brit. a member of the Established Church. [1350 1400; ME. See CHURCH, MAN] * * * …

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  • 12 churchman — Synonyms and related words: Christian, DD, Doctor of Divinity, God fearing man, Holy Joe, abbe, accepter, believer, brother, catechumen, chaplain, church member, churchgoer, churchite, churchwoman, clergyman, cleric, clerical, clerk, communicant …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 churchman — I (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. see clergy II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A person ordained for service in a Christian church: churchwoman, clergyman, clergy woman, cleric, clerical, clerk, divine, ecclesiastic, minister, parson, preacher.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 14 churchman — church|man [ˈtʃə:tʃmən US ˈtʃə:rtʃ ] n plural churchmen [ mən] a priest = ↑clergyman …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 churchman — church|man [ tʃɜrtʃmən ] (plural church|men [ tʃɜrtʃmən ] ) noun count a man who is a priest, MINISTER, BISHOP, etc …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 churchman — n. clergyman; member of the church …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17 churchman — (or churchwoman) noun (plural churchmen or churchwomen) a member of the Christian clergy or of a Church …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 18 churchman — n. 1. Ecclesiastic, clergyman, minister, pastor, divine, priest. 2. Episcopalian, Conformist …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 19 churchman — noun (C) plural churchmen a priest; clergyman …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 churchman — n ecclesiastic, clergyman, cleric, priest, minister, rabbi. See clergyman, ecclesiastic …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder