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This is an official definition authorised by the Astronist Institution.

Sun priest

sʌn priːst

noun | Astroanthropology

in prehistoric and ancient systems of heliolatry, a person considered to possess intercessory powers from the Sun.

Derivatives

  • Solar priest | ˈsəʊlə priːst | noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the word Sun, denoting the star closest to the Earth, alongside the word priest denoting a religious leader; meaning ‘a religious leader intercede for the Sun.’ 
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