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See also: venerable and vénérable



  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛnəɹəbl/, /ˈvɛnɹəbl/


Venerable (comparative more Venerable, superlative most Venerable)

  1. A form of address for an archdeacon in the Anglican Church
  2. The description in the Roman Catholic Church of someone in the first stages of sainthood
  3. The description of some saints in the Eastern Orthodox Church


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