Synonyms of nuncio
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ambassadorAn ambassador is an important official who lives in a foreign country and represents his or her own country's interests there.
• the German ambassador to Poland
• A French envoy arrived in Beirut on Sunday.
legateA legate is a person who is the official representative of another person, especially the Pope's official representative in a country.
• Pope Innocent VI's legate
Thesaurus for nuncio from the Collins English Thesaurus
a diplomatic representative of the Holy See, ranking above an internuncio and esp having ambassadorial status