Reference Entry

Kantor

Edited by Patrick Hanks

in Dictionary of American Family Names

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780195081374
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780195188417
Kantor

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1. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a cantor, an official of a synagogue whose duty is to sing liturgical music

Reference Entry.  73 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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