(In the Roman Catholic Church) a representative or deputy of a bishop
A person who stands in or deputizes for a vicar; (Roman Catholic Church) a person who acts as the deputy of a vicar apostolic.
(In some cathedrals) the name of a vicar choral who is a priest; a minor canon.
An Anglican official serving as a deputy or assistant to a bishop or archbishop
A Roman Catholic missionary
The protagonist of an 18th-century song who kept his benefice from Charles II’s reign to George I’s by changing his beliefs to suit the times. The song is apparently based on an anecdote about an unidentified vicar of Bray, Berkshire, in Thomas Fuller’s Worthies of England (1662)
(In the Roman Catholic Church) a title of the pope