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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a person who is celebrating;
[syn: celebrant, celebrator, celebrater]

2. an officiating priest celebrating the Eucharist;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Celebrant \Cel"e*brant\, n. [L. celebrans, p. pr. of celebrare. See Celebrate.] One who performs a public religious rite; -- applied particularly to an officiating priest in the Roman Catholic Church, as distinguished from his assistants. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

celebrant n 1: a person who is celebrating [syn: celebrant, celebrator, celebrater] 2: an officiating priest celebrating the Eucharist