Origin of ecclesiastes
Greek Ekklēsiastēs, literally, preacher (translation of Hebrew qōheleth), from ekklēsiastēs member of an assembly, from ekklēsia
First Known Use: 14th century
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Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "Ecclesiastes"
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