What does the word founder mean?

Usage examples for founder

  1. The Founder of your faith endured death upon it. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  2. It has been repeatedly pointed out both by friends and foes of the New Theology that the ultimate question for the Christian religion is that of the place occupied by its Founder. – The New Theology by R. J. Campbell
  3. We have decided to cast a glance backward, and, to know our ground, must pay our duty to this old founder. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake