archêvêque

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin archiepiscopus, from Ancient Greek ἀρχιεπίσκοπος (arkhiepískopos), from ἀρχι- (arkhi-, first, chief) + ἐπίσκοπος (epískopos, overseer), from ἐπισκοπέω (episkopéō, I watch over), from ἐπί (epí, over), + σκοπέω (skopéō, I examine).

Noun[edit]

archêvêque m (plural archêvêques)

  1. (Christianity) archbishop