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Definition of the noun allegorist

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noun - plural: allegorists

  1. One who speaks in, or writes, allegories.

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Google previewDictionary for Theological Interpretation of the Bible (2005)

by Kevin J. Vanhoozer, Craig G. Bartholomew, Daniel J. Treier

The best-known first-century allegorist was Philo of Alexandria, whose many books afford a wealth of examples of the allegorical interpretation of Scripture, primarily of the Pentateuch. Allegorical interpretation is found in Qumran and in the ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Allegorist, al'le-gor-ist, a. One who teaches or describes in an allegorical manner. Allegorize, al'le-go-rize, ...

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon, and Parlour Companion ... (1846)

Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools

allegorist. LE'GRO. A term in music, denoting a sprightly motion. ALLELU'JAH, s. A word of spiritual exultation, signifying " give £ raise to God." LEMAND.

Google previewDiamond Gem English Dictionary

by Dr. Baljit Singh

allegorist n. one who uses allegory, ...

Google previewSpelling Dictionary of the English Language (1831)

by [John] Entick

to form or use allegories AHegorizer, n an allegorist Allegory, s. a figurative or allusive speech, allusion Allegro, ...

Google previewENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)

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ALLEGORIST, one who deals in allegories: such were many of the Christian fathers. ALLEGORY, in composition, consists in chusing a secondary subject, having all its properties and circumstances resembling those of the principal subject, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

ALLEGORIST, one who deals in allegories: such were many of the Christian fathers. ALLEGORY, in composition, consists in chusing a secondary subject, having all its properties and circumstances resembling those of the principal subject, ...

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