reverend

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See also: Reverend and révérend

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French révérend, from Old French, from Latin future passive participle reverendus (that is to be respected), from deponent verb revereor (I honor, revere).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɹɛvɹənd/, /ˈɹɛvəɹənd/
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reverend

  1. worthy of reverence or respect

Noun[edit]

reverend (plural reverends)

  1. (informal) a member of the Christian clergy

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