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Meaning of "prolocutor" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PROLOCUTOR

From Latin: advocate, from pro-1 + loquī to speak.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PROLOCUTOR

prolocutor  [prəʊˈlɒkjʊtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PROLOCUTOR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Prolocutor is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PROLOCUTOR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Prolocutor

A prolocutor is a chairman of some ecclesiastical assemblies in Anglicanism. In the Church of England, the prolocutor is chairman of the lower house of the Convocations of Canterbury and York. He presides in that house and acts as representative and spokesman in the upper house. He is elected by the lower house, subject to the approval of the metropolitan. The term means one who speaks for others.

Definition of prolocutor in the English dictionary

The definition of prolocutor in the dictionary is a chairman, esp of the lower house of clergy in a convocation of the Anglican Church.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PROLOCUTOR


attributor
əˈtrɪbjʊtə
coexecutor
ˌkəʊɪɡˈzɛkjʊtə
contributor
kənˈtrɪbjʊtə
Dakota
dəˈkəʊtə
distributer
dɪˈstrɪbjʊtə
distributor
dɪˈstrɪbjʊtə
estributor
ˈiːˌstrɪbjʊtə
executor
ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtə
feutre
ˈfjʊtə
footer
ˈfʊtə
interlocutor
ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtə
Kota
ˈkəʊtə
Minnesota
ˌmɪnɪˈsəʊtə
motor
ˈməʊtə
nota
ˈnəʊtə
outer
ˈaʊtə
outta
ˈaʊtə
router
ˈraʊtə
tributer
ˈtrɪbjʊtə
voter
ˈvəʊtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PROLOCUTOR

prolly
prolocution
prolocutorship
prolocutrices
prolocutrix
PROLOG
prologist
prologize
prologue
prologuing
prologuise
prologuize
prolong
prolongable
prolongate
prolongation
prolonge
prolonged
prolonger
prolongment

WORDS THAT END LIKE PROLOCUTOR

coadjutor
collocutor
constitutor
Crown prosecutor
dilutor
elutor
fautor
form tutor
institutor
mistutor
persecutor
prosecutor
prostitutor
public prosecutor
restitutor
retributor
sutor
tutor
year tutor

Synonyms and antonyms of prolocutor in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «prolocutor» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PROLOCUTOR

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The translations of prolocutor from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «prolocutor» in English.

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代言人
1,325 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
570 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
510 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
380 millions of speakers
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prolocutor
280 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
278 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
270 millions of speakers

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মুখপাত্র
260 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Prolocutor
190 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
180 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
130 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
85 millions of speakers

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Prolocutor
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

phát ngôn viên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தலைமை வகிக்கும் அதிகாரி
75 millions of speakers

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प्रमोटर
75 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
70 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
65 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
50 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
40 millions of speakers

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prolocutor
30 millions of speakers
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prolocutor
15 millions of speakers
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prolocutor
14 millions of speakers
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prolocutor
10 millions of speakers
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prolocutor
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of prolocutor

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PROLOCUTOR»

The term «prolocutor» is normally little used and occupies the 134.250 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PROLOCUTOR» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about prolocutor

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PROLOCUTOR»

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Memoirs of the lives and writings of those eminent divines ...
All speeches were addressed to the Prolocutor. And when they had spoken whatever they pleased upon every proposition and text, and the replies and duplies were heard, the most part called to the question. Upon this the Scribe rose from ...
James Reid, 1811
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The Contemporary Review
On the 10th of June, 1858, the Prolocutor (Dr. Elliott, Dean of Bristol) said, " I have been requested by several members of theLower House — not by the House itself — to place their several gravamina before your Grace. The rule which the ...
‎1866
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The Prolocutor's Answer to a Letter from a Member of the ...
Entitled, The Report Vindicated from Misreports.. George Stanhope. not in his Thoughts. And, that he did not intend to fix any Part of that Accufa- tion upon Me. He adds, that he did not think me concern'd in the Publication of the Report ; which ...
George Stanhope, 1718
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Contemporary Review
On the 10th of June, 1858, the Prolocutor (Dr. Elliott, Dean of Bristol) said, " I have been requested by several members of the Lower House — not by the House itself — to place their several gravamina before your Grace. The rule which the ...
‎1866
5
A History of the Westminster Assembly of Divines: Embracing ...
session was opened and closed with prayer, by the Prolocutor. As there were, on an average, about sixty English Divines in attendance, it was agreed thai they should divide themselves into three large committees, and no member was ...
‎1841
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The York Journal of Convocation: Containing the Acts and ...
James Thwaytes, It was resolved, — "That a Committee be appointed to consider and report upon the rights and privileges of this House." The Prolocutor then named the Committee, viz. : — The Archdeacon of Durham (Prolocutor), ...
Church of England. Diocese of York. Convocation, 1861
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Synodus Anglicana
The same year certain minutes of the lower house mentioning the presentation and admission of the prolocutor, and after that, a debate with the bishops in the upper house, immediately add, Et cum prozdictus prolocutor, who had been ...
Edmund Gibson, Edward Cardwell, 1854
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Synodus Anglicana, ed. by E. Cardwell
The same year certain minutes of the lower house mentioning the presentation and admission of the prolocutor, and after that, a debate with the bishops in the upper house, immediately add, Et cum prcedictus prolocutor, who had been ...
Edmund Gibson (bp. of London.), Edward Cardwell, 1854
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The History of England
And this committee meeting, February 10, agreed, * That no forms of prorogation should be ' used by the prolocutor hereafter, that were not used beforethe last convocation : That the forms used by the prolocutor in the convccations of 1586, ...
Rapin de Thoyras (M., Paul), Nicolas Tindal, 1763
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A Letter to a Friend in the Country, Concerning the ...
21. it is laid, Prolocutor continuavit prefentem Convocationem, and in 1 678 DominHS Prolocutor continuavit hanc Syncdum. Which Expreflions(asapply'd in the prefent cafe) are plainly liable to this general Exception, That they are againft the ...
Edmund Gibson, 1701

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PROLOCUTOR»

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CoGS approves balanced budget for 2015
General Synod prolocutor Harry Huskins moved that CoGS express its deep appreciation and thanks to the dioceses for their generous and ... «Anglican Journal, Nov 14»
2
CANADA: Down the aisle to same-sex marriage
Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of the ACC, presided over the business, assisted by Chancellor Canon David Philip-Jones, Q. C., and Prolocutor Canon Robert F. «Virtue Online, Jul 13»
3
Canada: Anglican Church General Synod 2016 to be held in Toronto
Archbishop Fred Hiltz then thanked outgoing prolocutor Robert Falby, a lawyer and canon law expert, for his many services to the church. «Episcopal News Service, Jul 13»
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General Synod 2016 to be held in Toronto
Archbishop Fred Hiltz then thanked outgoing prolocutor Robert Falby, a lawyer and canon law expert, for his many services to the church. «Anglican Journal, Jul 13»
5
Welby becomes Archbishop of Canterbury in ceremony at St Paul's
Prayers were led by the secretary-general of the Anglican Communion, Canon Kenneth Kearon; the Prolocutor of the Province of Canterbury, ... «Church Times, Feb 13»
6
Canon Glyn Webster, who is to be the new Bishop of Beverley …
... the Province of York as Prolocutor of the Convocation of York since 2000, and in the national church, where he has served on General Synod ... «The Press, York, Aug 12»
7
Order! Order! — reforming the House of Commons
Equivalent presiding officers before this time were called 'parlour' or 'prolocutor' and have been identified as far back as 1258 when Peter de ... «University of Bristol, Mar 12»
8
Social justice pioneer remembered in Toronto
... said Dean Peter Elliott, rector of Christ Church Cathedral in Vancouver and prolocutor of the Anglican Church of Canada's General Synod. «Anglican Journal, Aug 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Prolocutor [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/prolocutor>. Nov 2019 ».
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