Most Reverend

honorific title

used as a title for an archbishop or a Roman Catholic bishop

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Most Reverend was in the 15th century

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“Most Reverend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Most%20Reverend. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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