Definition of artolater in English:

artolater

noun

Christian Church
rare, historical
  • A person who practises artolatry or the adoration of the host; one who is accused of this.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Andrew Willet (d. 1621), Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist. From ancient Greek ἀρτο-, combining form of ἄρτος bread + -later. Compare post-classical Latin artolatra or artolatres.

Pronunciation

artolater

/ɑːˈtɒlətə/