clergyperson

[ klur-jee-pur-suh n ]
/ ˈklɜr dʒiˌpɜr sən /

noun

a member of the clergy.
an ordained Christian minister.

Nearby words

  1. clerc,
  2. clerestory,
  3. clergy,
  4. clergy, benefit of,
  5. clergyman,
  6. clergywoman,
  7. cleric,
  8. clerical,
  9. clerical collar,
  10. clericalism

Origin of clergyperson


Usage note

See -person.

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