- one of the authors (Matthew, Mark, or Luke) of the synoptic Gospels.
Origin of synoptist
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The first Synoptist, however, has further marvels to relate.
The Synoptist who is so lavish in his use of miraculous agency naturally sees no incongruity here.
The third Synoptist, however, as we have incidentally shown, gives an account of the Ascension.
The third Synoptist, in the course of some years, even contradicts himself.