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confessor British & World English

A priest who hears confessions and gives absolution and spiritual counsel

father confessor British & World English

A priest who hears confessions and gives spiritual counsel

Edward the Confessor, St British & World English

(Circa 1003–66), son of Ethelred the Unready, king of England 1042–66. Famed for his piety, Edward founded Westminster Abbey, where he was eventually buried. Feast day, 13 October

Edward the Confessor, St New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(c.1003–66), king of England 1042–66