Meaning of fire-worshipper in English:

fire-worshipper

Pronunciation /ˈfʌɪəˌwəːʃɪpə/

noun

  • 1A Zoroastrian, a Parsee.

    Although Zoroastrians do not worship fire, the term fire-worshipper has come to be applied to them because Zoroastrian prayers and ceremonies are performed before a sacred fire.

  • 2Generally. A person who worships fire.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Herbert. From fire + worshipper.