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Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major ecclesiastical importance, particularly those of metropolitan bishops. This...

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archbishop

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 27 words.

Chief or highest-ranking bishop who is head of an ecclesiastical province or archdiocese. The main function of an archbishop is

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archbishop

Edited by Tom Devonshire Jones, Linda Murray and Peter Murray.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 175 words.

The first use of the term is 4th century—S. Athanasius spoke of himself and his predecessor as archbishops of Alexandria. Originally, the term ‘metropolitan’ was used for a bishop (...

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Archbishop's Garden

Gábor Alföldy.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 340 words.

Bratislava (formerly Pozsony), Slovakia. The most important late Renaissance garden of Hungary was the Archbishop's Garden in Pozsony (the capital

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The Archbishop’s Chapel

Peter Linehan.

in At the Edge of Reformation

February 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); History of Religion. 12696 words.

This chapter opens with events in 1334, including the establishment of a new chapel for Braga cathedral to be under the overall charge of the dean, with the proviso that he should not be a...

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Archbishop's Garden

Overview page. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

Bratislava (formerly Pozsony), Slovakia. The most important late Renaissance garden of Hungary was the Archbishop's Garden in Pozsony (the capital of the Hungarian kingdom in the 17th and...

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Archbishops' Council

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

A body set up by the National Institutions Measure 1998 to focus the leadership and co-ordinate the central structures of the C of E. It brings together a number of functions previously...

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archbishop / ~’s / ~s n

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 20 words.

ɑ:ɹtʃˈbɪʃǝp / -s

sp archbishop12, arch-bishop9, archbyshop2, arch-byshop4 / arch-bishops1 / archbishops

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Theocharous, Archbishop Gregorios

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 101 words.

Born 2 Jan. 1929

Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Thyateira and Great Britain, since 1988

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Archbishop of Canterbury's Degrees

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 63 words.

By a custom begun in 13th cent. the Archbishop of Canterbury may confer degrees, among them a doctorate of music, known as ‘Canterbury’ or ‘Lambeth’ degrees (Lambeth being site of the...

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Archbishop of Canterbury's Degrees

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 62 words.

By a custom begun in 13th cent. the Archbishop of Canterbury may confer degrees, among them a doctorate of mus.,

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Makarios Iii, Archbishop

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 404 words.

Born Panayia, Paphos, Cyprus, 13 Aug. 1913; s of a farmer; died 3 Aug. 1977

Archbishop and Ethnarch in Cyprus, October 1950; elected President of Cyprus in ...

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Archbishop of Canterbury's Degrees

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

By a custom begun in 13th cent. the Archbishop of Canterbury may confer degrees, among them a doctorate of mus., known as ‘Canterbury’ or ‘Lambeth’ degrees (Lambeth being site of the...

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Marsh's Library, Archbishop

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Named after its founder Narcissus Marsh (1638–1713), archbishop of Dublin, this was the first public library in Ireland (see lending libraries and reference libraries). Built in St...

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Egbert, Archbishop of Trier

Franz J. Ronig.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 820 words.

(b c. ad 950; reg 977–93; d ?Trier, 8–9 Dec 993).

Patron. He was the son of Dirk II, Count of Holland (reg c. 940–88), and Hiltigard of...

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Archbishop Wulfstan of York

Andrew Rabin.

in British and Irish Literature

P ublished online February 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 15277 words.

The writings of Archbishop Wulfstan of York (d. 1023) mark an artistic and conceptual highpoint of later Old English prose. As a homilist, he composed vibrant sermons characterized by vivid...

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archbishop

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major ecclesiastical importance, particularly those of metropolitan bishops. This...

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archbishops

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 251 words.

are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major

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archbishops

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 262 words.

are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major ecclesiastical importance, particularly those of metropolitan bishops. This...

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Archbishop

Vincent Tabbagh and Marie-Hélène Congourdeau.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 265 words.

The West Byzantium

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archbishop

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 47 words.

• ketchup • callop, escallop, escalope, gallop, galop, Salop, shallop • develop, envelop • collop, dollop, gollop,

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