What is another word for archpriest?

Pronunciation: [ˌɑːt͡ʃpɹˈiːst] (IPA)

An archpriest is a term that refers to a priest who is placed in charge of a group of priests in a specific church or diocese. In some religious traditions, archpriests are considered to be one of the highest ranks in the church hierarchy. There are a few other synonyms for the word "archpriest," such as "dean," "provost," and "prebendary." These terms are all slightly different, but they all relate to a person who holds a high ranking position within a religious organization. Other similar terms might include "bishop," "cardinal," and "patriarch," depending on the specific context and tradition in question.

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What are the hypernyms for Archpriest?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Archpriest?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for archpriest (as nouns)

Usage examples for Archpriest

The archpriest and the beadle, who had just arrived, would not bury the arm which was lying there, and they told me that I had been guilty of a great crime.
"The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons"
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
"I am compelled," said the archpriest, "to draw up an official report."
"The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons"
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
He must be properly accredited, since he was an archpriest.
"A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II)"
Augustus de Morgan

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