What does the word believer mean?

Usage examples for believer

  1. Miss Eliza was no very great believer in Parties as an influence for good in Arethusa's development. – The Heart of Arethusa by Francis Barton Fox
  2. Every believer virtually does that. – The Ordinance of Covenanting by John Cunningham
  3. He could now afford to pay well for his board and schooling, and he was such a firm believer in the tie of blood- kinship that the possibility of the child not being kindly treated never entered his mind. – Prisoners of Conscience by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr