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synonyms for ecclesiastic

  • abbot
  • chaplain
  • cleric
  • divine
  • minister
  • parson
  • pastor
  • preacher
  • prelate
  • priest
  • reverend
See also synonyms for: ecclesiastics
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How to use ecclesiastic in a sentence

Giovanni Francesca Abela, a historian and ecclesiastic of Malta, died.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Francis Xavier Talbot died; a French ecclesiastic, and author of some poems.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
But only a cloistered ecclesiastic can be held responsible for such military procedure.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
The Italian ecclesiastic Gavazzi, lectured at Quebec, and gave rise to a riot.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Adam de St. Victoire, a French ecclesiastic and writer, died.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The ecclesiastic's voice droned on, his voice hanging like the hum of some great Insect upon the scented air.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
The only laws which can be said to be in force are the military and ecclesiastic, between which there is a perfect understanding.
THE EXPEDITIONS OF ZEBULON MONTGOMERY PIKE, VOLUME II (OF 3)ELLIOTT COUES
I discovered the ecclesiastic's little house without any difficulty; it was by the side of a large, ugly brick church.
MAUPASSANT ORIGINAL SHORT STORIES (180), COMPLETEGUY DE MAUPASSANT
The blades were thrust, mock respectfully, back into their scabbards, and they all bowed low to the ecclesiastic.
THE FALSE CHEVALIERWILLIAM DOUW LIGHTHALL
That was a good old man, and the most liberal-minded ecclesiastic of his faith that I ever came across.
THIRTY YEARS IN AUSTRALIAADA CAMBRIDGE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ECCLESIASTIC

  • churchlike
  • churchy
  • ecclesiastic
  • ecclesiastical
  • holy
  • religious
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