The surface forming the bevelled end or edge of a piece where a miter joint is made; also, a joint formed or a junction effected by two beveled ends or edges; a miter joint.
A bishop regarded in position as subordinate to an archbishop or a metropolitan.
A high officer of state appointed to head an executive or administrative department of government.
(Theol.) A messenger of God
A person who herds and takes care of sheep
A member of the clergy
A person, often another bishop, appointed to assist a bishop, often becoming the successor
Of a corporation, an individual selected to serve on its board of directors and thereby oversee the management of its affairs.
An archbishop having authority over the bishops of a church province
A miter square.
The jurisdictional head of any of certain other churches, as the Coptic, Nestorian, Armenian, etc.
(R.C.Ch.) The bishop of Rome and head of the Church
In the early Christian church, a presbyter, or elder
One who administers, especially one who works as a manager in a business, government agency, or school.
A usually soft and close-fitting head covering, either having no brim or with a visor.
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