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Meaning of CHURCHMAN

Pronunciation:  'churchmun

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a clergyman or other person in religious orders

CHURCHMAN is a 9 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: cleric, divine, ecclesiastic
 See Also: a Kempis, bishop, clergyman, man of the cloth, ordainer, pardoner, reverend, Thomas a Kempis



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Church"man\, n.; pl. {Churchmen}.
1. An ecclesiastic or clergyman.

2. An Episcopalian, or a member of the Established Church of
   England. ``A zealous churchman.'' --Macaulay.

3. One was is attached to, or attends, church.

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