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pontiffnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɒn.tɪf/  us   /ˈpɑːn.t̬ɪf/
formal for pope (= leader of the Roman Catholic Church)
Translations of “pontiff”
in Vietnamese giáo hoàng…
in Spanish pontífice…
in Thai สังฆราช…
in Malaysian paus…
in French pontife…
in German der Hohepriester, der Papst…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教皇…
in Indonesian Paus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 教皇…
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