Kirker

noun
Kirk·​er | \ ˈkərkər \
plural -s

Definition of Kirker

: a member or adherent of the Church of Scotland — see auld kirker , free kirker

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First Known Use of Kirker

1651, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Kirker

kirk entry 1 + -er

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“Kirker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kirker. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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