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v. re·cit·ed, re·cit·ing, re·cites
1. To repeat or utter aloud (something memorized or rehearsed), often before an audience: recite a prayer; recite a poem.
2. To relate in detail: recited to me his tale of woe. See Synonyms at describe.
3. To list or enumerate: The affidavit recites facts about the incident.
1. To deliver a recitation.
2. To repeat lessons prepared or memorized.

[Middle English reciten, from Old French reciter, from Latin recitāre, to read out : re-, re- + citāre, to quote; see cite.]

re·cit′er n.
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Noun1.reciter - someone who recites from memory
speaker, talker, verbaliser, verbalizer, utterer - someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous); "the speaker at commencement"; "an utterer of useful maxims"
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The buyer in the `gentleman's hosiery' was a well-known reciter, and he was called upon loudly to perform by all the assistants in his department.
Poe's poem of the "Bells" stands incomplete to this day; but it is well enough that it is so, for the public reciter or "reader" who goes around trying to imitate the sounds of the various sorts of bells with his voice would find himself "up a stump" when he got to the church-bell-- as Joseph Addison would say.
His recitals were amusing in themselves to Sir Thomas, but the chief object in seeking them was to understand the reciter, to know the young man by his histories; and he listened to his clear, simple, spirited details with full satisfaction, seeing in them the proof of good principles, professional knowledge, energy, courage, and cheerfulness, everything that could deserve or promise well.
Let this then be one of our rules and principles concerning the gods, to which our poets and reciters will be expected to conform-- that God is not the author of all things, but of good only.
31, 2019 the Embassy of Kyrgyzstan in Ukraine together with the Kyrgyz Diaspora organized a mini-concert and screening of the Manaschy Sayakbay(famous reciter of the epic Kyrgyz poem Manas) film on the occasion of the 28th anniversary of Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic and the 30th anniversary of the State Language, the press service of the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry said.
It is a tribute to his late grandfather maternal, the classic Naat reciter in his distinct style, the Legendary Aazam Chishti.
Famous Quran reciter Mishary Al-Afasi leads the prayers
The jury was led by Sheikh Abdul Salam Hassan Qandil, Imam from the Ministry of Endowment and Islamic Affairs, Sheikh Yusri al-Saqqa and Maulana Kurch, a Qur'an reciter from Macedonia.
Reciting Surah al Ikhlas can return in the peace and blessing on the reciter and his family.
But then it seems that no public reciter and no singer
Majlis Deputy Mahmud Sadeqi tweeted January 22, "Evidence appears to show that the child-molesting Qoran reciter has the support of a person or persons within the supreme leader's office."