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celebrant

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noun cel·e·brant \ˈse-lə-brənt\

Simple Definition of celebrant

  • : a person who performs or leads a religious ceremony

  • : a person who participates in a religious ceremony

  • : a person who celebrates something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of celebrant

  1. :  one who celebrates; specifically :  the priest officiating at the Eucharist

Examples of celebrant in a sentence

  1. The bishop will be the main celebrant.

  2. the celebrant of the service

  3. The celebrants lit their candles.



1839

First Known Use of celebrant

1839



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