Definition of 'archbishop'
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He was popular and was chosen to become the archbishop after the death of his predecessor. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But at least it provides the new Archbishop with an opportunity to show his mettle. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Meanwhile, there's prim speculation that the new archbishop may be named a cardinal. Christianity Today (2000)Chicago had only to wait four months until August 1965 to get a new archbishop. Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)As a cardinal archbishop, the new Pope stood squarely for conservative positions on them. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Who should be the next Archbishop of Westminster? Times, Sunday Times (2008)The row over women bishops gives an indication of the task facing the next Archbishop of Canterbury. Times, Sunday Times (2012)From loveable frontman to the next Archbishop of Canterbury? Times, Sunday Times (2012)The former Archbishop's comments came as women began to plan a fightback. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The two-thirds majority needed for women bishops hangs by a thread and the choice of the next Archbishop is seen as crucial in getting that through. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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British English: archbishop /ˈɑːtʃˈbɪʃəp/ NOUN
In the Roman Catholic church, and in some other churches, an archbishop is a bishop of the highest rank.
- American English: archbishop
- Arabic: رَئِيس أَساقِفَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: arcebispo
- Chinese: 大主教
- Croatian: nadbiskup
- Czech: arcibiskup
- Danish: ærkebiskop
- Dutch: aartsbisschop
- European Spanish: arzobispo
- Finnish: arkkipiispa
- French: archevêque
- German: Erzbischof
- Greek: αρχιεπίσκοπος
- Italian: arcivescovo
- Japanese: 大主教
- Korean: 대주교
- Norwegian: erkebiskop
- Polish: arcybiskup
- European Portuguese: arcebispo
- Romanian: arhiepiscop
- Russian: архиепископ
- Spanish: arzobispo
- Swedish: ärkebiskop
- Thai: หัวหน้าของบิชอพ
- Turkish: başpiskopos
- Ukrainian: архієпископ
- Vietnamese: tổng giám mục
Definition of archbishop from the Collins English Dictionary
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