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Meaning of SACRISTAN

Pronunciation:  'sakristun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects
 

SACRISTAN is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: sexton
 
 See Also: caretaker, church officer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sac"ris*tan\, n. [F. sacristain, LL. sacrista, fr. L.
sacer. See {Sacred}, and cf. {Sexton}.]
An officer of the church who has the care of the utensils or
movables, and of the church in general; a sexton.

 

 

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