patrologist

[puh-trol-uh-jist]
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noun

a student of patrology.

Nearby words

  1. patrol car,
  2. patrol torpedo boat,
  3. patrol wagon,
  4. patrolman,
  5. patrologic,
  6. patrology,
  7. patrolwoman,
  8. patron,
  9. patron saint,
  10. patronage

Origin of patrologist

First recorded in 1710–20; patrolog(y) + -ist

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Examples from the Web for patrologist

  • Of Father Faustino Arvalo, the distinguished hymnographer and patrologist, we have spoken above.

    The Jesuits, 1534-1921|Thomas J. Campbell