abbot primate

plural abbot primates or abbots primate

Definition of abbot primate

: the representative head of all Benedictine congregations

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First Known Use of abbot primate

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Abbot primate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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