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synonyms for priorate

  • nunnery
  • abbey
  • cell
  • convent
  • friary
  • hermitage
  • house
  • lamasery
  • monastery
  • order
  • priory
  • retreat
  • sanctuary
  • chapter house
  • religious community
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How to use priorate in a sentence

His election to the priorate was the most important event in Dante's public life.
LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE, ANCIENT AND MODERN VOLUME 11VARIOUS
He always refused a priorate (although he could have obtained many, had he wished), and also the office of provincial.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIV, 1630-34VARIOUS
After he became provincial, he left the islands with the priorate of Ibabay for that of Tigbauan.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIV, 1630-34VARIOUS
Soon after the arrival of the said visitor, that priorate falling vacant, he appointed me to it, and for the sake of the vote.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIV, 1630-34VARIOUS
Our father Fray Vicente chose him as his associate, and immediately gave him the priorate of Agonoy.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIV, 1630-34VARIOUS
It is a very large priorate, for it has more than one thousand rich and influential Indians.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIII, 1629-30VARIOUS
It is a priorate and has a vote, and one or two religious generally live there.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIII, 1629-30VARIOUS
Batac also is an excellent priorate, and now is one of those that have a vote and are more esteemed.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIII, 1629-30VARIOUS
The Priorate was the highest office to which a citizen could aspire, but by no means the highest in Florence.
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This is, in my opinion, the finest priorate of all Pampanga, and the chief one.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XXIII, 1629-30VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PRIORATE

  • abbey
  • cell
  • chapter house
  • convent
  • friary
  • hermitage
  • house
  • lamasery
  • monastery
  • nunnery
  • order
  • priorate
  • priory
  • religious community
  • retreat
  • sanctuary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.