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apostol

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Poslanik, onaj koji širi neko učenje; Hristov učenik; propovednik hrišćanstva; bogoslužbena knjiga pravoslavne crkve koja sadrži knjige Sv. pisma koje su napisali apostoli, tj. Dela apostola, saborne poslanice i 14 poslanica apostola Pavla; fig. oduševljen pobornik i prvoborac za pobedu neke nauke, učenja, ideje ili sl.

1. apostle

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ETYM Old Eng. apostle, apostel, postle, AS. apostol, Latin apostolus, from Greek apo from + stellein to send.
An ardent early supporter of a cause or reform.

2. disciple

imenica

Sinonimi: adherent

ETYM Old Eng. disciple, deciple, Old Fren. disciple, from Latin discipulus, from discere to learn (akin to docere to teach; see Docile) + prob. a root meaning to turn or drive, as in Latin pellere to drive (see Pulse).
Someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another; SYN. adherent.
Follower, especially of a religious leader. The word is used in the Bible for the early followers of Jesus. The 12 disciples closest to him are known as the apostles.

3. emissary

imenica

Sinonimi: envoy

ETYM Latin emissarius, from emittere, emissum, to send out: cf. French émissaire. Related to Emit.
Someone sent on a mission to represent the interests of someone else; SYN. envoy.