Definitions for hagiographerˌhæg iˈɒg rə fər, ˌheɪ dʒi-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hag•i•og•ra•pherˌhæg iˈɒg rə fər, ˌheɪ dʒi-(n.)

also hag`i•og′ra•phist

  1. one of the writers of the Hagiographa.

    Category: Religion

  2. a writer of lives of the saints; hagiologist.

    Category: Religion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hagiographer, hagiographist, hagiologist(noun)

    the author of a worshipful or idealizing biography


  1. hagiographer(Noun)

    someone who writes the biography of a saint

  2. hagiographer(Noun)

    someone who writes praising and flattering things about a person (as if that person were a saint)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hagiographer(noun)

    one of the writers of the hagiographa; a writer of lives of the saints


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