* Нет в НБАРС.
OED: One who confesses or makes confession.
OED (confessor): 1. gen. One who makes confession
or public acknowledgement or avowal of anything. a. of religious belief, of
Christ, etc. ... b. of a crime, sin, or offence charged. (In this sense written
by Smart and others confesser.)
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