A diplomatic officer sent to a foreign nation to represent his or her government, usually ranking below an ambassador
A man on the highest council of priests in ancient Rome.
Someone with spiritual authority over a group of people
(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.
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
Of or relating to Leviticus.
(--- Mormon Ch.) A lay church officer who presides over a ward
A woman who presides over religious rites, especially in pagan religions.
(Obs.) An official secretary to a nobleman or, esp., a king
A man who is a cleric.
Sometimes, a pastor or other head priest
A woman who is a member of the clergy.
A priest, especially of an ancient Roman deity.
One who occupies a position of authority in a religious hierarchy.
A person confidently expounding, explaining, or promoting something mysterious or obscure as though appointed to do so
a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion
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