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Prelate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a senior clergyman and dignitary

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a senior clergyman and dignitary

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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
  • 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
  • Territorial prelate: § Equivalents of diocesan bishops in law A territorial prelate is, in Catholic usage, a prelate whose geographic jurisdiction, called territorial prelature
  • 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

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Prelate Sample Sentences in News

  • Draw closer to God, Methodist prelate tells Nigerians
    The Prelate of Methodist Church of Nigeria, Most Rev. Samuel Uche, on Thursday urged Nigerians to move closer to God in 2015. Uche, in his New Year message, said the current challenges, facing the country, would be a thing of the past when Nigerians turn to God and become more prayerful. He added that prayer...  [Read More...] Read more on this news related to 'Prelate'
  • Move on, prelate advises Aquino
    CEBU CITY -- Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma advised President Benigno Aquino III on Sunday to “move forward” rather than linger on the alleged crimes committed by the previous administration. Read more on this news related to 'Prelate'
  • Methodist prelate seeks good governance
    The Prelate, Methodist Church of Nigeria, Dr. Kanu Uche, has called on politicians in the country not to drift from their promises when they assume power in 2015. In his goodwill message issued on Thursday by the church’s Media and Public Relations Officer, Rev. Emmanuel Daramola, the prelate asked leaders in the country to rule...  [Read More...] Read more on this news related to 'Prelate'

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