Definition of Subpriors

1. Noun. (plural of subprior) ¹



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Definition of Subpriors

1. subprior [n] - See also: subprior

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Subpriors

subpotency
subpotent
subprefect
subprefects
subprefecture
subprefectures
subprehensile
subpremium
subprimate
subprimates
subprime
subprimes
subprincipal
subprincipals
subprior
subpriors (current term)
subproblem
subproblems
subprocedure
subprocedures
subprocess
subprocesses
subprocessor
subprocessors
subproduct
subproducts
subprofessional
subprogram
subprogramme
subprogrammes

Literary usage of Subpriors

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1. The History of St. Dominic, Founder of the Friars Preachers by Augusta Theodosia Drane (1891)
"... who held the chief authority, whilst the other Superiors were called priors and subpriors, names chosen as best befitting the humility of their state. ..."

2. Sacred Archæology: A Popular Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Art and by Mackenzie Edward Charles Walcott (1868)
"... and made the circa (grand rounds or patrol) of the monastery after nightfall; there were usually two other subpriors, who held the rank of cus- todes, ..."

3. Sacred Archæology: A Popular Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Art and by Mackenzie Edward Charles Walcott (1868)
"... and made the circa (grand rounds or patrol) of the monastery after nightfall; there were usually two other subpriors, who held the rank of cus- todes, ..."

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