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Venerable

adjective     /ˈven.ər.ə.bl̩/
the Venerable used as a title for an archdeacon in the Church of England Religious titles used as a title for a person who is considered holy by the Roman Catholic Church but who has not yet been made a saint Religious titles used as a title for a monk in Buddhism Religious titles
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