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abbacy Saltos de línea: ab¦bacy
Pronunciación: /ˈabəsi/

Definición de abbacy en inglés:

sustantivo (plural abbacies)

The office or period of office of an abbot or abbess: the abbacy of Ely was vacant he made several notable improvements during his short abbacy
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Nobles occupied all bishoprics and all the choicest abbacies and canonries.
  • The distribution and control of offices, such as countships, abbacies, and bishoprics, became the main foci of the political rivalries.
  • Some of its clergy married, and abbacies could be held by secular men.

Origen

Late Middle English: from ecclesiastical Latin abbacia, from abbas, abbat- (see abbot).

Palabras que riman con abbacy

constituency • embassy

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