Definition of epistoler in US English:

epistoler

noun

  • 1Christian Church. A person who reads the Epistle during a church service.

  • 2Chiefly literary. A letter-writer; = epistler.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Receyt Ladie Kateryne. Probably from epistle + -er, perhaps after Middle French epistolier, French épistolier person who reads the Epistle during a church service, letter-writer.