pulpit Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pulpitnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpʊl.pɪt/
a ​raisedplace in a ​church, with ​stepsleading up to it, from which the ​priest or ministerspeaks to the ​people during a ​religiousceremony
(Definition of pulpit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pulpitnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpʊl·pət, ˈpʌl-/
a ​raisedplace in a ​church, with ​stepsleading up to it, from which a ​minister or ​priestspeaks
(Definition of pulpit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pulpit”
in Korean 설교단, 연단…
in Arabic مِنبَر الوَعظ…
in Malaysian mimbar…
in French chair…
in Russian кафедра (в церкви)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 講道壇…
in Italian pulpito…
in Turkish (kilise) kürsü…
in Polish ambona…
in Spanish púlpito…
in Vietnamese bục giảng kinh…
in Portuguese púlpito…
in Thai พื้นที่ยกสูงในโบสถ์…
in German die Kanzel…
in Catalan púlpit…
in Japanese (教会の)説教壇, 演壇…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布道坛…
in Indonesian mimbar…
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