how to pronounce acolyte


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The above transcription of acolyte is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

acolyte is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of acolyte


  1. An attendant, assistant or follower.
  2. One who has received the highest of the four minor orders in the Catholic Church, being ordained to carry the wine, water and lights at Mass.
  3. An altar server.

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