Subprior
Subprior Sub*pri"or, n. [Pref. sub + prior: cf. F. sous-prieur.] (Eccl.) The vicegerent of a prior; a claustral officer who assists the prior. [1913 Webster]

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  • Subprior — (v. lat.), der Nächste nach dem Prior in einem Kloster …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • subprior — |ô| s. m. Frade que substitui o prior …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Subprior — Sub|pri|or der; s, en <aus gleichbed. mlat. subprior; vgl. ↑sub... u. Prior> Stellvertreter eines ↑Priors …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • subprior — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • Subprior — Sụb|pri|or, der; s, …oren [zu lat. sub = unter(halb) u. ↑ Prior]: Stellvertreter eines Priors. * * * Sụb|pri|or, der; s, ...oren [zu lat. sub = unter(halb) u. ↑Prior]: Stellvertreter eines Priors …   Universal-Lexikon

  • subprior — sb. [sousprior]. RG. 494 …   Oldest English Words

  • subprior — sub·prior …   English syllables

  • subprior — “+ noun Etymology: Middle English, from Medieval Latin, from sub + prior more at prior : the vicegerent or assistant of a prior …   Useful english dictionary

  • sousprior — subprior, q. v …   Oldest English Words

  • Thomas à Kempis — • Author of the Imitation of Christ , born at Kempen in the Diocese of Cologne, in 1379 or 1380; died 25 July, 1471 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Thomas a Kempis     Thomas à Kempis …   Catholic encyclopedia

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