Vartabed

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Vartabed (Eccl) A doctor or teacher in the Armenian church. Members of this order of ecclesiastics frequently have charge of dioceses, with episcopal functions.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Vartabed vär′ta-bed one of an order of Armenian clergy devoted to teaching
    • Vartabed Also Var′tabet
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Armen., a doctor, master, preceptor