A woman superintendent or manager of the domestic arrangements of a hospital, prison, or other institution
(--- Eastern Orthodox Ch.) The highest-ranking bishop at Constantinople, Alexandria, Antioch, Jerusalem, Moscow, Bucharest, etc.
A forerunner or predecessor.
A female is defined as a person of the sex that produces eggs and can bear young.
The definition of a mother is a woman who gives birth or who has the responsibility of physical and emotional care for specific children.
A woman chosen as the winner of a contest or the honorary head of an event:
One, such as a monarch or dictator, that rules or governs.
An elderly woman of high social station.
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