Definition of abbot in English:
A man who is the head of an abbey of monks.
- Friaries were occupied by friars, abbeys were headed by abbots, priories by priors.
- He was educated by Bishop Erc of Kerry, and in time became a famous abbot and monastic founder.
- Most of the early medieval saints were bishops, abbots, and abbesses with an impeccable social pedigree.
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