cantor

  1. the musical director of a choir
  2. the official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos

Cantor

[music software] Cantor was a Vocal singing synthesizer software released 4 months after the original release of Vocaloid by the company VirSyn, and was based on the same idea of synethesizing the human voice. VirSyn released both English and German versions of this software. Cantor2, boasted a variety of voices from near-realistic sounding...
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Cantor

[software] Cantor is a free software mathematics application for scientific statistics and analysis. It is part of the KDE Software Compilation 4, and was introduced with the 4.4 release as part of the KDE Education Project`s kdeedu package. ==Features== Cantor is a graphical user interface that delegates its mathematical operations to one ...
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Cantor

Type: Term Pronunciation: kan′tŏr Definitions: 1. Meyer O., 20th-century U.S. physician. See: Cantor tube
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=13922

cantor

[n] - the official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos
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cantor

In Judaism and Roman Catholicism, the prayer leader and choirmaster, responsible for singing solo parts of the chant. The position can be held by any lay person. In Protestant churches, the music...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688

Cantor

Can'tor noun [ Latin , a singer, from caner to sing.] A singer; esp. the leader of a church choir; a precentor. « The cantor of the church intones the Te Deum. Milman. »
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Cantor

Meyer O., U.S. Physician, *1907. ... See: Cantor tube. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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cantor

hazan noun the official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos
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Cantor

• (n.) A singer; esp. the leader of a church choir; a precentor.
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cantor

in Judaism and Christianity, an ecclesiastical official in charge of music or chants.[1 related articles]
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cantor

In Judaism and Roman Catholicism, the prayer leader and choirmaster, responsible for singing solo parts of the chant. The position can be held by any lay person. In Protestant churches, the music director is known as the cantor. The Jewish cantor, or chazan, who leads the singing in synagogue has had a training not only in music and voice work, but...
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cantor

(In Hebrew hazzan) The person who chants the liturgy during Jewish services in the synagogue.
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Cantor

[church] The cantor, sometimes precentor, or the protopsaltes (Gr. πρωτοψάλτης, `first of the singers`; from Gr. ψάλτης, `singer`) is the chief singer, and usually instructor, employed in a cathedral or monastery with responsibilities for the ecclesiastical choir and the preparation of the divine services in the context of ...
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Cantor

[crater] Cantor is a lunar impact crater that is located on the northern hemisphere on the far side of the Moon. The outer rim of the crater has a distinctly hexagonal shape, and is slightly longer in the north–south direction. The interior walls are multiply terraced, although less so along the western rim. There is a low central peak at...
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Cantor

Solo singer or singing leader in Jewish and Christian liturgical music.
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Cantor

a person who leads the singing during the liturgy.
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Cantor

(chazzan) The person who leads a Jewish congregation in prayer. The cantor usually has a trained and pleasing singing voice because much of the Jewish religious service is sung.
Found on https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Jewish_Glossary

Cantor

A religious singer, or Chazan, who assists the clergy
Found on http://www.dignitymemorialjewish.com/en-us/jewish-funeral/glossary.page

Cantor

One who leads the singing during the liturgy (i.e., the responsorial psalm).
Found on http://archstl.org/becomingcatholic/page/catholic-glossary
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