Hymnologist

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hymnologist A composer or compiler of hymns; one versed in hymnology.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hymnologist A student of hymnology; a connoisseur in the history, classification, criticism, and use of hymns.
    • n hymnologist A hymn-writer.
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Usage

In literature:

It is not enough to say of him that he was a hymnologist; he is much more, he is the national poet of Wales.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
Knapp was not only a hymnist but also a hymnologist.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
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