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apostle

Apostle is a 7 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter E for which we found 3 definitions.

Definition
(n.) Literally: One sent forth; a messenger. Specifically: One of the twelve disciples of Christ specially chosen as his companions and witnesses and sent forth to preach the gospel.
(n.) The missionary who first plants the Christian faith in any part of the world; also one who initiates any great moral reform or first advocates any important belief; one who has extraordinary success as a missionary or reformer; as Dionysius of Corinth is called the apostle of France John Eliot the apostle to the Indians Theobald Mathew the apostle of temperance.
(n.) A brief letter dimissory sent by a court appealed from to the superior court stating the case etc.; a paper sent up on appeals in the admiralty courts.

Syllable Information

The word apostle is a 7 letter word that has 3 syllable 's . The syllable division for apostle is: a-pos-tle



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