evangelistary

[ih-van-juh-lis-tuh-ree]

noun, plural e·van·ge·lis·ta·ries.

a book containing passages from the four Gospels to be read at a divine service.

Nearby words

  1. evangelical,
  2. evangelicalism,
  3. evangeline,
  4. evangelism,
  5. evangelist,
  6. evangelistic,
  7. evangelize,
  8. evanish,
  9. evans,
  10. evans blue


Origin of evangelistary

From the Medieval Latin word ēvangelistārium, dating back to 1640–50. See evangelist, -ary

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