View definitions for cardinalate
noun as in clergy
After his elevation to the Cardinalate the prince gave orders for his suitable conveyance to the Papal Court.
He wore the scarlet robe, the extraordinary hat, the immensely thick gold ring of the cardinalate, in a railway carriage.
No sooner was the terrible reply of Henry to his promotion to the cardinalate made known than the conclave was instantly summoned.
But though he seemed upon the point of touching the highest ecclesiastical dignity, La Casa was never promoted to the Cardinalate.
His relations with Giulia were a good deal altered by the cardinalate.
On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cardinalate, such as: priesthood, clerics, conclave, ecclesiastics, pastorate, and prelacy.
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