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Saltos de línea: predi|cant
Pronunciación: /ˈprɛdɪk(ə)nt

Definición de predicant en inglés:


(Especially of the religious order of the Dominicans) characterized by preaching.
Example sentences
  • If some predicant friar or Franciscan in the company happened to speak of a book he might like to hear read, the king would say: "Don't read it to me.


archaic Volver al principio  
A preacher, especially a Dominican friar.


late 16th century: from Latin praedicant- 'declaring', from the verb praedicare, in ecclesiastical Latin meaning 'preach'.

Words that rhyme with predicant


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