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kirkman Line breaks: kirk|man
Pronunciation: /ˈkəːkmən/

Definition of kirkman in English:

noun (plural kirkmen)

A clergyman or member of the Church of Scotland.
Example sentences
  • I was here introduced to several old Kirkmen, who requested I would hold a service in their church on my return, which I promised to do if time and circumstances would permit.
  • These are the seeds of Albion the promoters and the kirkmen never mention.

Words that rhyme with kirkman

kirkmen, workman, workmen

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