from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The Jewish religious official who leads the musical part of a service.
- n. The person who leads a church choir or congregation in singing; a precentor.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. singer, especially someone who takes a special role of singing or song leading at a ceremony
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A singer; esp. the leader of a church choir; a precentor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Eccles., an officer whose duty is to lead the singing in a cathedral or in a collegiate or parish church; a precentor.
- n. Specifically, in Germany, the music-master in a choir-school or similar institution, or the kapellmeister of a church. See kapellmeister.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos
- n. the musical director of a choir
Of course cantor is making a flip-flop here, however he just scared as hell that it will be another smack down on tv like they took last Friday.
Bozo The Neoclown says: ten to one says eric cantor is the next cancervaturd legislator embroiled in a scandal involving a male prostitute and meth. he has that look.
Move the cantor from the front to the back; people don't need to be directed as if it were a protestant revival meeting
The cantor is likewise seized by guilt, and cries, "God, I am nothing before you!"
Seems like cantor is talking out of both sides of his mouth, he voted with bush 100%, now we have a huge deficet and he wants us to believe it is obama's fault.
Shoot at his campaign windows and blame Crist? cantor is NOT a rising star.
That's about to change as the high court considers a case involving a Las Vegas woman who claims she was sexually assaulted nine years ago by a man she described as a cantor at a synagogue.
January 27th, 2010 at 12: 35 pm tombaker says: cantor is such a snotty little liar … when matt lauer pwns you, you know you’ve hit bottom.
The cantor was a teenaged girl and she was a Mariah Carey wannabe.
A cantor is the ying to the Rabbi's yang; while the Rabbi is responsible for preaching, it is a cantor's job to lead the chanting of the Jewish service.