( John 14:16 ) The name given by Christ to the Holy Spirit. The original word is Paraclete , and means first Advocate, a defender, helper, strengthener, as well as comforter.
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Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Comforter'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".