Origin: LL(Ec) < Gr ekklēsiastēs, member of an ecclesia (see ecclesia): used in LXX for Heb kohelet, he who calls together an assembly < kahal, assembly
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noun (used with a sing. verb) Abbr. Eccles. or Ec
Origin: Late Latin Ecclēsiastēs
Origin: , from Greek Ekklēsiastēs, preacher (translation of Hebrew qōhelet)
Origin: , from ekklēsiastēs, a member of the ecclesia
Origin: , from ekklēsiā, ecclesia; see ecclesia.
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