Meaning of ILLUMINATOR in English


 ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌnād.ə(r), -ātə- noun

also  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|nāˌtȯ(ə)r or -ȯ(ə)

( -s )

Etymology: Late Latin, from Latin illuminatus (past participle of illuminare to illuminate) + -or

: one that illuminates: as

a. : one that enlightens intellectually or culturally or spiritually

b. : a device that gives physical light or that is used to direct light to a specific area or that is used to concentrate or reflect light

c. : one that practices the art of illuminating especially manuscripts

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