Habitue vs Acolyte - What's the difference?

habitue | acolyte | Related terms |

Habitue is a related term of acolyte.


As a verb habitue

is .

As a noun acolyte is

(ecclesiastical) one who has received the highest of the four minor orders in the catholic church, being ordained to carry the wine, water and lights at mass.

habitue

English

Alternative forms

* habitue

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who frequents a place; a denizen or regular
  • :
  • *
  • *:At half-past nine on this Saturday evening, the parlour of the Salutation Inn, High Holborn, contained most of its customary visitors.In former days every tavern of repute kept such a room for its own select circle, a club, or society, of habitu├ęs , who met every evening, for a pipe and a cheerful glass.
  • A devotee.
  • acolyte

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (ecclesiastical) One who has received the highest of the four minor orders in the Catholic Church, being ordained to carry the wine, water and lights at Mass.
  • An attendant, assistant or follower.
  • Synonyms

    : (assistant) sidekick