meaning of Apocrisiarius

Apocrisiarius meaning in General Dictionary

A delegate or deputy; specially, the pope's nuncio or legate at Constantinople.


Apocrisiarius meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A delegate or deputy; specially, the pope's nuncio or legate at Constantinople.


Sentence Examples with the word Apocrisiarius

PELAGIUS I., pope from 555 to 561, was a Roman by birth, and first appears in history at Constantinople in the rank of deacon, and as apocrisiarius of Pope Silverius, whose overthrow in favour of Vigilius his intrigues promoted.

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