- n. 牧师；专职教士
- n. (Chaplain)人名；(法)沙普兰
1. cap, cape => chapel.
2. chapel => chaplain.
来自chapel, 小教堂。-lain, 小词后缀，见chamberlain.
- chaplain: see chapel
- chaplain (n.)
- mid-14c., "minister of a chapel," from Old French chapelein "clergyman" (Modern French chapelain), from Medieval Latin cappellanus "clergyman," originally "custodian of St. Martin's cloak" (see chapel). Replaced Old English capellane (from the same Medieval Latin source) "clergyman who conducts private religious services," originally in great households, later in military regiments, prisons, etc.
- 1. He joined the 40th Division as an army chaplain.
- 2. "Let us pray," said the Methodist chaplain.
- 3. He had a distinguished record as a chaplain.
- 4. He acted both as the ship's surgeon and as chaplain for the men.
- 5. She would swear the same, in a manner of speaking, before chaplain.'
- 可以说, 它就是在牧师面前也会照骂不误的. ”
来自英汉文学 - 金银岛
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