churchman

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noun church·man \ˈchərch-mən\

Definition of churchman

  1. 1 :  clergyman

  2. 2 :  a member of a church

15th Century

First Known Use of churchman

15th century


CHURCHMAN Defined for English Language Learners

churchman

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noun church·man \ˈchərch-mən\

Definition of churchman for English Language Learners

  • : a man who is a priest, minister, etc.

  • : a man who is a member of a church


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