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The meaning of Cantor

Cantor – definition

noun

An official who sings liturgical music and leads prayer in a synagogue.

Usage examples:

Synagogue services can be led by a rabbi, a cantor or a member of the congregation.
noun

(in formal christian worship) a person who sings solo verses or passages to which the choir or congregation respond.

Usage examples:

In my parish, i'm a cantor and choir member, and i really enjoy singing and leading the congregatio…
noun

An official of a jewish synagogue who sings and leads prayers

Cantor translation into English

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康托尔, 独唱者, 合唱指挥家, 领唱者

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Cantor, Kantor

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Chantre

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Kantor

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कैंटोर, गायक, अग्रगायक, प्रगायक

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Cantore

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선창자

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Кантор, Певчий-солист

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Cantor, Cantante, Cantor de sinagoga, Cantante de sinagoga, Cantor de catedral, Cantante de catedral, Cantante de iglesia

Word origin

mid 16th century: from Latin, ‘singer’, from canere ‘sing’.

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