seminarian

noun sem·i·nar·i·an \ ˌse-mə-ˈner-ē-ən \
Updated on: 28 Jan 2018

Definition of seminarian

: a student in a seminary especially of the Roman Catholic Church

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First Known Use of seminarian

1794


SEMINARIAN Defined for English Language Learners

seminarian

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Definition of seminarian for English Language Learners

  • : someone who is studying at a seminary


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