Bishop synonyms

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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.
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An inhabitant of a diocese.
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A bishop regarded in position as subordinate to an archbishop or a metropolitan.
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In the Roman Catholic Church and other churches, a senior bishop who is in charge of an archdiocese, and presides over a group of dioceses called a province.
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(Ecclesiastical) In the Catholic Church, a rare title conferred to or claimed by the sees of certain archbishops, or the highest-ranking bishop of a present or historical, usually political circonscription.
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A high officer of state appointed to head an executive or administrative department of government.
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(Theol.) A messenger of God
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A clergyman of high rank and authority, having jurisdiction over an area or a group of people; normally a bishop.
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A person who herds and takes care of sheep
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A member of the clergy
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A person, often another bishop, appointed to assist a bishop, often becoming the successor
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Of a corporation, an individual selected to serve on its board of directors and thereby oversee the management of its affairs.
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An archbishop having authority over the bishops of a church province
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A miter square.
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The jurisdictional head of any of certain other churches, as the Coptic, Nestorian, Armenian, etc.
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A bishop.
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(R.C.Ch.) The bishop of Rome and head of the Church
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In the early Christian church, a presbyter, or elder
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Father
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One who administers, especially one who works as a manager in a business, government agency, or school.
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An occupational surname​ for a bowman.
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Archaic form of biretta.
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A usually soft and close-fitting head covering, either having no brim or with a visor.
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Find another word for bishop. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bishop, like: mitre, diocesan, suffragan, archbishop, primate, minister, angel, prelate, shepherd, cleric and coadjutor.