Redemptorist


Redemptorist
Redemptorist [ri demp′tər ist]
n.
[Fr rédemptoriste < LL(Ec) redemptor, redeemer < L, a contractor, one who releases a debtor by paying his creditor < redemptus: see REDEMPTION]
a member of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, a Roman Catholic congregation of men doing missionary work, esp. among the poor

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  • redemptorist — REDEMPTORÍST, Ă s.m. şi f. Membru al unei congregaţii religioase de misionari, fundată la Neapole în sec. XVIII de Alfonso de Liguori. [cf. fr. rédemptoriste, it. redentorista]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.08.2005. Sursa: DN  REDEMPTORÍST, Ă s. m …   Dicționar Român

  • redemptorist — redemptòrist (redemptorȉst) m DEFINICIJA pov. kat. pripadnik katoličkoga crkvenog reda (osnovanog 1732), osobito usmjerenog na misije i duhovne vježbe ETIMOLOGIJA lat. redemptor: otkupitelj, spasitelj …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Redemptorist — Re*demp tor*ist ( t?r*?st), n. [F. r[ e]demptoriste, fr. L. redemptor redeemer, from redinere. See {Redeem}.] (R.C.Ch.) One of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, founded in Naples in 1732 by St. Alphonsus Maria de Liquori. It was… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Redemptorist — Professkreuz der Redemptoristen Ein Redemptorist – von lat. redemptor, Erlöser (Ehrentitel für Jesus Christus) – ist ein Angehöriger der Ordensgemeinschaft der „Kongregation des Heiligsten Erlösers“ (lateinisch: Congregatio Sanctissimi… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Redemptorist — noun Etymology: French rédemptoriste, from Late Latin redemptor redeemer, from Latin, contractor, from redimere Date: 1835 a member of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer founded by St. Alphonsus Liguori in Scala, Italy, in 1732 and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Redemptorist — /ri demp teuhr ist/, n. Rom. Cath. Ch. a member of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, founded by St. Alphonsus Liguori in 1732. [1825 35; < F rédemptoriste < LL redemptor (L redem , var. s. of redimere to REDEEM + tor TOR; cf. EMPTOR) +… …   Universalium

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  • Redemptorist — Re|demp|to|rịst auch: Red|emp|to|rịst 〈m. 16〉 Angehöriger eines 1732 gegründeten kath. Ordens für Seelsorge u. Volksmission [nach lat. Congregatio Sanctissimi Redemptoris „Kongregation vom Allerheiligsten Erlöser“] * * * Re|demp|to|rịst, der;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Redemptorist — Red|emp|to|rịst auch: Re|demp|to|rịst 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en〉 Angehöriger eines 1732 gegründeten kath. Ordens für Seelsorge u. Volksmission [Etym.: <lat. Congregatio Sanctissimi Redemptoris »Kongregation vom Allerheiligsten Erlöser«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Redemptorist — Re|demp|to|rist der; en, en <zu kirchenlat. redemptor »Erlöser« u. ↑...ist> Mitglied der 1732 gegründeten, speziell in der Missionsarbeit tätigen kath. Kongregation vom allerheiligsten Erlöser; vgl. ↑Liguorianer …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch