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We found 45 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word elder:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. elder, the elder: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. Elder, elder, elder, the Elder: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. elder: The Word Spy [home, info]
  4. elder, elder: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  5. elder: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  6. elder: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  7. elder, elder: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Elder, elder: Wordnik [home, info]
  9. elder, the elder: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Elder, elder: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. elder: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. elder: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. elder: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Elder, elder, the elder: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. elder (berry): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Elder, elder: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. elder: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Elder (Christianity), Elder (LDS Church), Elder (Latter Day Saints), Elder (Methodism), Elder (Methodist), Elder (Presbyterian), Elder (United Methodist), Elder (administrative title), Elder (band), Elder (constructor), Elder (disambiguation), Elder (given name), Elder (religion), Elder (religious), Elder (surname), Elder, The Elder: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Elder: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. elder: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. elder: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. elder: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. elder: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Elder (Plants), Elder: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. elder: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. elder: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. elder: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Elder, elder: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. elder, the Elder: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Elder: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Elder (disambiguation), elder, the Elder: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Elder (disambiguation), Elder (tree), elder, the Elder: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. elder: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Elder: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  3. Elder (disambiguation), Elder (tree), elder, the Elder: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Elder: baby names list [home, info]
  2. elder: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Elder: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Elder: Glossary of spiritual and religious terms [home, info]
  3. Elder: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Elder: A Modern Herbal, 1931, by Mrs. M. Grieve [home, info]
  2. Elder: Garden Flower, Shrub and Tree Glossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Elder: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (elder)

noun:  a person who is older than you are
noun:  any of various church officers
noun:  any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
adjective:  used of the older of two persons of the same name especially used to distinguish a father from his son
adjective:  older brother or sister
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 8333 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1005)

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