Meaning of revelator in English:


Pronunciation /ˈrɛvəleɪtə/


  • 1A person who or thing which discloses or reveals something; the maker of a revelation; a revealer.

  • 2Specifically. Chiefly with capital initial. (An epithet of) St John of Patmos, as the author of the book of Revelation.

  • 3(A title of) the president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons).


Late Middle English; earliest use found in Reginald Pecock (c1392–?1459), bishop of Chichester and religious author. From post-classical Latin revelator person who reveals (early 3rd century in Tertullian) from classical Latin revēlāt-, past participial stem of revēlāre + -or.