Prelate

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | News

Prelate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a senior clergyman and dignitary

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a senior clergyman and dignitary

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Prelate'?

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Prelate'


  • Prelate: Christian denomination sometimes referred to as "prelacy", see Anglicanism. A prelate is a high-ranking member of the clergy who is an ordinary or who ranks
  • Territorial Prelate: § Equivalents of diocesan bishops in law A territorial prelate is, in Catholic usage, a prelate whose geographic jurisdiction, called territorial prelature
  • Honorary Prelate: An Honorary Prelate of His Holiness is a priest to whom the Pope has granted this title. They are addressed as Monsignor and have certain privileges as
  • Prelate, Saskatchewan: For other uses, see Prelate. Prelate is a village in southwest Saskatchewan, Canada. Located just of Highway 32 it is 12 km (8 miles) east of Leader and
  • Martin Marprelate: Martin Marprelate (sometimes printed as Martin Mar-prelate and Marre–Martin) was the name used by the anonymous author or authors of the seven Marprelate

Words and phrases related to 'Prelate'



Prelate Sample Sentences in News



Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Prelate'


Search for more meaning of 'Prelate' on the web