Definition of Priorate. Meaning of Priorate. Synonyms of Priorate

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Definition of Priorate

Priorate
Priorate Pri"or*ate, n. [LL. prioratus: cf. F. priorat.] The dignity, office, or government, of a prior. --T. Warton.

Meaning of Priorate from wikipedia

- A priory is a monastery of men or women under religious vows that is headed by a prior or prioress. Priories may be houses of mendicant friars or nuns...
- lierne vaults, enriched with bosses. Most of the work was done during the priorate of Thomas Chillenden (1391–1411): Chillenden also built a new quire screen...
- VIII is satirically depicted granting a highwayman (Ghino di Tacco) a priorate (Day 10, second tale). Earlier (I.i), Boniface VIII is also mentioned for...
- organized along similar lines. The property of the order was divided into "priorates" (or priories), subdivided into "bailiwicks," which in turn were divided...
- make up for the fatigue of the night office. During his tenure of the priorate a cloister was built, silver chalices and a silver processional cross were...
- Abbey of Our Lady of Montserrat Building House of Worship Benedictine Priorate turned into Abbey. Erected in 1904. Raised to abbey in July 1924. San Beda...
- adherents of Anacletus II were condemned and deposed. Then he retired to the priorate of S. Eusebio in Fontanella. The date of his death is not recorded; his...
- Fulda Corvey Abbey Free Imperial City of Dortmund Weingarten Abbey and the priorate Hofen Provostry of St. Gerold (in Vorarlberg, 1804 sold to Austria) Deanery...
- dedicated to St. Vittore. In order to be free from the control of the new priorate, the people of Meda built another church dedicated to St. Mary and St....
- of arithmetic (bottegha d'abacho) at Santa Trinita. In 1363 he held the priorate of the quarter of S. Spirito from May–June. Paolo died in Florence and...
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