confirmand

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noun con·fir·mand \ˌkän-fər-ˈmand\

Definition of confirmand

  1. :  a candidate for religious confirmation

Origin and Etymology of confirmand

Latin confirmandus, gerundive of confirmare


First Known Use: 1884

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