lord spiritual

noun
plural lords spiritual

Definition of lord spiritual

: an English bishop or archbishop who is a member of the House of Lords — compare lord temporal

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History and Etymology for lord spiritual

Middle English lord spirituel

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“Lord spiritual.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lord%20spiritual. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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