Definition of Disciple. Meaning of Disciple. Synonyms of Disciple

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Definition of Disciple

Disciple
Disciple Dis*ci"ple, n. [OE. disciple, deciple, OF. disciple, fr. L. discipulus, fr. discere to learn (akin to docere to teach; see Docile) + prob. a root meaning to turn or drive, as in L. pellere to drive (see Pulse).] One who receives instruction from another; a scholar; a learner; especially, a follower who has learned to believe in the truth of the doctrine of his teacher; an adherent in doctrine; as, the disciples of Plato; the disciples of our Savior. The disciples, or The twelve disciples, the twelve selected companions of Jesus; -- also called the apostles. Disciples of Christ. See Christian, n., 3, and Campbellite. Syn: Learner; scholar; pupil; follower; adherent.
Disciple
Disciple Dis*ci"ple, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discipled; p. pr. & vb. n. Discipling.] 1. To teach; to train. [Obs.] That better were in virtues discipled. --Spenser. 2. To punish; to discipline. [Obs.] --B. Jonson. 3. To make disciples of; to convert to doctrines or principles. [R.] Sending missionaries to disciple all nations. --E. D. Griffin.

Meaning of Disciple from wikipedia

- A disciple is a follower and student of a mentor, teacher, or other figure. It can refer to: Disciple (Christianity), a student of Jesus Christ Twelve...
- mother was Salome. He was first a disciple of John the Baptist. John is traditionally believed to be one of two disciples (the other being Andrew) recounted...
- In Christianity, disciple primarily refers to a dedicated follower of Jesus. This term is found in the New Testament only in the Gospels and Acts. In the...
- leader of the Black Disciples. The two groups united to form the Black Gangster Disciple Nation (BGDN). In Chicago, the Gangster Disciples have a long and...
- phrase "the disciple whom Jesus loved" (Gr****: ὁ μαθητὴς ὃν ἠγάπα ὁ Ἰησοῦς, ho mathētēs hon ēgapā ho Iēsous) or, in John 20:2, the disciple beloved of...
- Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple (****anese: 史上最強の弟子 ケンイチ, Hepburn: Shijō Saikyō no Deshi: Kenichi) is a ****anese manga series written and illustrated by...
- The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is a Mainline Protestant Christian denomination in the United States and Canada. The denomination started with...
- The DISCiPLE was a floppy disk interface for the Sinclair ZX Spectrum home computer. Designed by Miles Gordon Technology, it was marketed by Rockfort Products...
- Bougard, now known as El-Divine Amir Bey, better known by his stage name 4th Disciple, is a sonic artist and audio engineer who was one of the founding members...
- Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Find sources: "Susanna" disciple – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (September 2014) (Learn how...
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