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archbishopnoun [C]

uk   /ˌɑːtʃˈbɪʃ.əp/  us   /ˌɑːrtʃˈbɪʃ.əp/
a bishop of the highest rank who is in charge of churches and other bishops in a particular large area: The Archbishop of Canterbury holds the highest position in the Church of England.
(Definition of archbishop from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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archbishopnoun [C]

 us   /ˌɑrtʃˈbɪʃ·əp, ˈɑrtʃˌbɪʃ-/
a bishop (= an important priest) of the highest rank, in charge of the churches and other bishops in a large area
(Definition of archbishop from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “archbishop”
in Korean 대주교…
in Arabic أُسقُف…
in Malaysian ketua biskop…
in French archevêque…
in Russian архиепископ…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大主教…
in Italian arcivescovo…
in Turkish başpiskopos…
in Polish arcybiskup…
in Spanish arzobispo…
in Vietnamese tổng giám mục…
in Portuguese arcebispo…
in Thai พระราชาคณะ…
in German der Erzbischof…
in Catalan arquebisbe…
in Japanese (カトリック)大司教, (プロテスタント)大主教, 大監督…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大主教…
in Indonesian uskup agung…
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