Synonyms for Preceptor:

n.

teacher, mentor, lecturer. instructor (noun)
teacher, mentor.
person (noun)
don.
preceptor (noun)
don.

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Other relevant words:
lecturer, mentor, teacher, don.

Usage examples for preceptor

  1. A candidate for initiation has his head shaved, is invested with a necklace of beads of the tulsi or basil, and is taught a mantra or text relating to Vishnu by his preceptor – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  2. He was the beau- ideal of a preceptor and it was impossible to see him and hear his mild pleasing voice, without wishing that all your sons were under his protection. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  3. My spiritual preceptor said Vajramukut, pretending great fear, who is now worshipping in the cemetery outside the town, gave me these white stones, with an order to sell them. – Vikram-and-the-Vampire-Classic-Hindu-Tales-of-Adventure-Magic-and-Romance by Burton, Isabel, Lady