What is another word for theologist?

Pronunciation: [θɪˈɒləd͡ʒˌɪst] (IPA)

The term "theologist" refers to a person who is an expert or scholar in religious studies, theology, or the study of God and religious beliefs. However, there are various synonyms that can be used to describe a theologist. Some popular alternatives include religious scholar, theologian, divinity expert, clergy member, minister, pastor, scripture authority, religious philosopher, and faith researcher. Each of these synonyms carries a slightly different connotation and may be more appropriate in certain contexts. Nonetheless, they all point to an individual who possesses a deep understanding and knowledge of religious concepts, practices, and beliefs.

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What are the hypernyms for Theologist?

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

Usage examples for Theologist

John Wickliff, in 1377, began to renew her disturbance: this able theologist planted our present national church, which underwent severe persecutions, from its mother church at Rome; but, rising superior to the rod, and advancing to maturity, she became the mother of a numerous offspring, which she afterwards persecuted herself; and this offspring, like their mother, were much inclined to persecution.
"An History of Birmingham (1783)"
William Hutton
There seem to have been many persons styled Zoroaster: so that if the name had casually retained any affinity, or if it had been literally the same, yet it would not follow, that this Persic and Indian theologist was the person of whom antiquity speaks so loudly.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.)"
Jacob Bryant
Therefore I am, of course, quite at one with Professor Flint when he says Professor Huxley "admits that the most thoroughgoing evolutionist must at least assume 'a primordial molecular arrangement of which all the phenomena of the universe are the consequences,' and 'is thereby at the mercy of the theologist, who can defy him to disprove that this primordial molecular arrangement was not intended to involve the phenomena of the universe.
"A Candid Examination of Theism"
George John Romanes

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