illuminator

[ ih-loo-muh-ney-ter ]
/ ɪˈlu məˌneɪ tər /

noun

a person or thing that illuminates.
a device for illuminating, as a light source with a lens or mirror for concentrating light.
a person who paints manuscripts, books, etc., with designs in color, gold, or the like.

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Origin of illuminator

1475–85; <Late Latin illūminātor, equivalent to illūminā(re) (see illumine) + -tor-tor
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