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primus

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noun, often capitalized pri·mus \ˈprī-məs\

Definition of primus

  1. :  the presiding bishop of the Scottish Episcopal Church



Origin and Etymology of primus

Medieval Latin, one who is first, magnate, from Latin, first — more at prime


First Known Use: 1724

Rhymes with primus


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