from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A member of the Athenian Ecclesia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An ecclesiastic.
  • n. The Apocryphal book of Ecclesiasticus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ecclesiastic; one who addresses the church or assembly of the faithful; a preacher or sacred orator; specifically, with the definite article, Coheleth, or the Preacher—that is, Solomon, or the author of the book of Ecclesiastes.
  • n. [capitalized] Ecclesiasticus.
  • n. A member of the ancient Greek ecclesia; a free Greek citizen having the right to vote in the ecclesia or assembly.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.