What does archbishopric mean?

archbishopric meaning in General Dictionary

The jurisdiction or company of an archbishop the see or province over which archbishop exercises archiepiscopal expert

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  • the territorial jurisdiction of an archbishop
  • The jurisdiction or workplace of an archbishop; the see or province over which archbishop workouts archiepiscopal expert.

archbishopric meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Old English arcebiscoprice, from archbishop + rice "realm, dominion, province" (see regal).


archbishopric meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The jurisdiction or workplace of an archbishop; the see or province over which archbishop exercises archiepiscopal authority.


Sentence Examples with the word archbishopric

In the early part of the 14th century the town was made the seat of a Christian archbishopric of the Eastern Church.

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