Entry from British & World English dictionary
The formal title of a bishop, in particular of a diocesan bishop (as distinct from a suffragan): James Prince Lee, Lord Bishop of Manchester
More example sentences
- His speech on the Bill was followed by the Lord Bishop of Southwell, who was also critical of the planned legislation.
- He was later transferred as Lord Bishop of Elphin.
- Arthur Charles Hervey, 1808-1894, was an Anglican clergyman who served as Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells (England).
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.