1. [ noun ] (music) the musical director of a choir
Synonyms: precentor choirmaster
Related terms: musician
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6881
3. [ noun ] (religion) 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
Synonyms: hazan
Related terms: spiritual_leader
Similar spelling:   canter