Luminary

Definition of Luminary

Lu´mi`na`ry
n.1.
1.Any body that gives light, especially one of the heavenly bodies.
Where the great luminary . . .
Dispenses light from far.
- Milton.
2.One who illustrates any subject, or enlightens mankind; as, Newton was a distinguished luminary.

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