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communicant

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noun com·mu·ni·cant \-ˈmyü-ni-kənt\

Simple Definition of communicant

  • : a person who is a member of a usually specified Christian church

Full Definition of communicant

  1. 1 :  a church member entitled to receive Communion; broadly :  a member of a fellowship

  2. 2 :  one that communicates; specifically :  informant

communicant adjective

Examples of communicant

  1. He was a communicant of Holy Cross Church.



1552

First Known Use of communicant

1552


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