Part of speech:
Of or relating to a bishop.
Designating or of an administrative act carried out in a prescribed manner not allowing for personal discretion
The definition of clerical is something related to performing routine work in an office or something related to clergy (priests).
The definition of ecclesiastical is something derived from or related to the Christian church.
Constituting or relating to a simplified cursive style of Egyptian hieroglyphics, used in both sacred and secular writings.
Of priests or the office of priest; priestly
Find another word for priestly. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for priestly, like: ecclesiastic, episcopal, ministerial, clerical, churchly, ecclesiastical, hieratic, sacerdotal, priestlike, hieratical and unpriestly.