To select by vote for an office
To make a choice from a number of alternatives
Singled out in preference
One that is selected
They therefore elect elders, who expound the Scriptures, baptize and hear confessions.
24, whom Neander regards as elect disciples of Sergius.
Only communicants exercise the rights of membership. They elect the minister and other office-bearers.
In these assemblies the large proprietors sit in person, being thus electors in the second degree; the lesser proprietors are represented by delegates, and therefore elect in the third degree.
The department which is to elect a senator when a vacancy occurs is settled by lot.