Dictionary

lector

noun lec·tor \ˈlek-tər, -ˌtr\

Definition of LECTOR

:  a person who assists at a worship service chiefly by reading the lection
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of LECTOR

Middle English, from Late Latin, reader of the lessons in a church service, from Latin, reader, from legere
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with LECTOR

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: lectoratePrevious Word in the Dictionary: lectisterniumAll Words Near: lector
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears