Meaning of cantor
Pronunciation: (kan'tur, -tôr), [key]
- the religious official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical portion of a service and sings or chants the prayers and parts of prayers designed to be performed as solos.
- an official whose duty is to lead the singing in a cathedral or in a collegiate or parish church; a precentor.
Pronunciation: (kan'tur&wdspcGer.&wdspckän'tôr), [key]
- 1845–1918, German mathematician, born in Russia.
- cantor (Thesaurus)