dedicant

dedicant

(ˈdɛdɪkənt)
n
a person who devotes or dedicates
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Le dedicant fut donc ou la communaute des Baelonenses ou le municipium Claudium Baelonensium.
As the inscription on its back pillar reveals, the dedicant is General Psamtik, the Governor of Upper Egypt based at Elephantine, Aswan.
The Mother Grove encourages its members to base their beliefs on solid experience, scholarly concentration and frequent correspondence with others who are in the ADF Druid Clergy or who are also on The Dedicant Path.
Both alternatives point in the same direction: the dedicant of this striking artefact saw Demeter in the form of a beautiful woman enfolded in light at some climactic point during the secret ceremony.
These steles are representative of a type that is found throughout North Africa and present the dedicant in an architectural relationship to the goddess Caelestis.
She reads Ates, the dedicant in the primary inscription above the facade, as a Phrygian spelling of Atys.
The dedicatory inscriptions preserved on some of the furniture found in sanctuaries are generally fragmentary and provide no information other than the name of the dedicant.
The process is also evident in the nomenclature of the dedicant recorded on a neo-Punic dedication from Lepcis to another Punic god, El Qone Aras: "To the Lord El, master [or creator] of the earth, Candidus, son of Candidus, son of Hanno, son of Bodmelqart, has built and consecrated this exedra and this portico at his own expense, because he [El] has heard his voice and blessed him.
13-14) to some extent invited an allegorical reading in the light of the alleged salvation and vengeance achieved at Actium by the shrine's dedicant three years before its inauguration.
Now, the dedicant of a temple must be free of all connection with grief or mourning.
The omission of the dedicant in the votive inscriptions of Hispania as indication of its location in private areas
pour son patron Poblicius Funeraire: Colonia Modetus & monument Claudia Lucites pour la Poblicius familia du patron Lucius Funeraire: le Colonia Bnittius dedicant est Claudia Actaus la femme du defunt, Maura, contubernali Victorias Funeraire: les Mogontiacum Homes fils a leur pere par l'entremise de l'affranchi Nica Funeraire pour Colonia un soldat et Claudia son affranchie par un membre de la famillie Dicidumentes Funeraire: Vindonissa le patron a son affranchi [.