archpriest

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  • noun

Synonyms for archpriest

a senior clergyman and dignitary

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From these exclusive ranks are drawn the archpriests, bishops, metropolitans and patriarchs of the future.
His designation as the celebrant of the fourth day of John Paul II's official mourning is a privilege traditionally given to archpriests who head Rome's major basilicas.