What is another word for chanters?

Pronunciation: [t͡ʃˈantəz] (IPA)

Chanters are individuals who sing or recite religious or ceremonial verses. If you're looking for synonyms for chanters, you may consider words such as vocalist, cantor, singer, choir member, psalmist, minstrel, troubadour, hymnist, or songster. Depending on the context, other appropriate synonyms may include balady, qari, muezzin, muhadith, orator, reciter, bard, or siren. These synonyms all bring different shades of meaning to the idea of a chanter, but all convey the core notion of someone who sings or recites in a religious or ceremonial context.

What are the hypernyms for Chanters?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Chanters

We were fortunate, for just before coming to the tank and temple, a christening party of Hindoos in their best clothes, with yellow flowers in black hair, and priests with long chanters and tom-toms playing, came out of some houses as we were passing.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah"
William G. Burn Murdoch
When we did awaken, it was to the tune of reed instruments like our pipe chanters.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah"
William G. Burn Murdoch
From their camp up in the rocks, the chanters descended to the lower ground, and seemed to be performing a funereal march all round the central mass, as the last tones we heard were from behind the hills, where it first arose.
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