Priest synonyms

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A diplomatic officer sent to a foreign nation to represent his or her government, usually ranking below an ambassador
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A master of Tibetan Buddhism.
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(Informal) a member of the Christian clergy
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A man on the highest council of priests in ancient Rome.
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Of or pertaining to priests, especially pharaonic priests of ancient Egypt; sacerdotal.
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A male member of the clergy.
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A clergy member.
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Someone with spiritual authority over a group of people
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The pope
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(Judaism) A scholar and teacher of the Jewish law; now, specif., an ordained Jew, usually the spiritual head of a congregation, qualified to decide questions of law and ritual and to perform marriages, supervise religious education, etc.
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A man who is a member of the clergy.
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Ecclesiastical.
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A priest or medicine man, esp. among N Asian peoples, who is believed able to heal and to foretell the future through communication with good and evil spirits
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Of or relating to Leviticus.
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Of or relating to priests; order of the priests; high religious position
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(--- Mormon Ch.) A lay church officer who presides over a ward
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A Roman Catholic or Anglican priest.
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A priest in various churches.
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Alternative form of hieratic.
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Of or relating to a hierophant.
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Of or relating to priests or a high religious order; priestly.
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A person who officiates at a religious ceremony, especially a marriage or the Eucharist.
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(Obs.) An official secretary to a nobleman or, esp., a king
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A man who is a cleric.
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The female equivalent of a churchman.
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A woman who is a member of the clergy.
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Sometimes, a pastor or other head priest
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An important or influential person, or one of high rank or position
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A theologian.
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(Christianity) God, the father of Creation
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A priest, especially of an ancient Roman deity.
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A member of a mendicant Christian order such as the Augustinians, Carmelites (white friars), Franciscans (grey friars) or the Dominicans (black friars).
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One who occupies a position of authority in a religious hierarchy.
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A person confidently expounding, explaining, or promoting something mysterious or obscure as though appointed to do so
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A woman who presides over religious rites, especially in pagan religions.
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a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion
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Find another word for priest. In this page you can discover 52 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for priest, like: minister, lama, reverend, pontifex, hieratic, man-of-the-cloth, cleric, preacher, seminarian, vicar and pastor.