KJV Dictionary Definition: pilgrim


PIL'GRIM, n. L. peregrinus. Gu.L. peragro, to wander, palor.

1. A wanderer; a traveler; particularly, one that travels to a distance from his own country to visit a holy place, or to pay his devotion to the remains of dead saints. See Pilgrimage.

2. In Scripture, one that has only a temporary residence on earth. Heb.11.

PIL'GRIM, v.i. To wander or ramble. Not used.


PIL'GRIMIZE, v.i. To wander about as a pilgrim. Not used.