[ US /ˈkæntɝ/ ]
[ UK /kˈɑːntɔː/ ]
[ UK /kˈɑːntɔː/ ]
- 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
- the musical director of a choir
How To Use cantor In A Sentence
- There is no known cure for hebephilia and no effective initial screening mechanism, says psychologist James Cantor, who leads a team of researchers from Toronto's Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and other hospitals in studying the role of the brain in causing pedophilia and hebephilia. The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed
- Finally, it's come to my attention that the up-and-coming Canadian boy band B4-4 is fronted by the twin sons of the cantor of my family synagogue.
- This innocent-sounding question has stumped mathematicians from Cantor's time to the present.
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- He approached a friend and colleague, John Braham, a former cantor, who had been baptized and had become the leading tenor in London.
- The second CD contains performances of cantorial music and Yiddish songs by hazzanim who were active in Amsterdam.
- As the cantor would be reading about the Temple, I would completely disconnect, planning my summer vacation, celebrating the end of my exams, or just hoping that the fast will go well this year.
- Cantor published a paper on trigonometric series in 1872 in which he defined irrational numbers in terms of convergent sequences of rational numbers.
- His formative student years were spent in Paris as a pupil of d' Indy at the Schola Cantorum, though he learnt more from the impressionism of Debussy and Ravel.
- I've celebrated Mass with the Catholics and served as a choir director and cantor.