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Definition of the noun abbot

What does abbot mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: abbots

  1. the superior of an abbey of monks
    • example: The abbot gave rice to the vixen.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of abbot: archimandrite
    • more generic word: superior = the head of a religious community
    • more specific word: abbe = a French abbot

Place

Abbot is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. The population was 714 at the 2010 census. It was named for the treasurer of Bowdoin College, John Abbot.

Group

Abbot is a musical group.

  • album: "All and Everything"

Characters

  1. Abbot is a fictional film character.
  2. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1984 film Ethniki papadon.
  3. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1981 film Game of Death II.
  4. Abbot is a fictional character from the 2010 film Black Death.
  5. Abbot is a fictional character from the 2012 film Bread of Heaven.
  6. Abbot is a fictional character in the 1920 film The Monastery of Sendomir.
  7. Abbot: Abbott is a fictional character from the 1989 film Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East?.
  8. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1935 film In a Monastery Garden.
  9. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1993 drama film Little Buddha.
  10. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1977 film Exorcist II: The Heretic.
  11. Abbot is a fictional character from The Cup.
  12. Abbot is a fictional character from the 2007 film Ghost Station.
  13. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1994 film The Next Karate Kid.
  14. Abbot is a fictional film character.
  15. Abbot is a fictional character from the 1994 drama Hildegard of Bingen.
  16. Abbot is a fictional character from the 2012 action horror film Outpost: Black Sun.
  17. Abbot is a fictional character from the 2008 film The Forbidden Kingdom.
  18. Abbot is a fictional character from the 2001 film Shaolin: Wheel of Life.
  19. Abbot is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Abbot White, Robin Abbot and Bernie Abbot.

Miscellanea

  1. Abbot, meaning father, is a title given to the head of a monastery in various traditions, including Christianity. The office may also be given as an honorary title to a clergyman who is not actually the head of a monastery. The female equivalent is abbess.
    • also known as Opat, 男修道院院长, เจ้าอาวาส, 대수도원장, Опат, Cha trưởng tu viện, Kepala Pendeta, Ηγούμενος, 大修道院長, Abbate, Аббаты, 修道院院长
  2. Abbot a.k.a. Ordinary: An ordinary is an officer of a church or civic authority who by reason of office has ordinary power to execute laws.
  3. Abbot is a small lunar impact crater that lies on the rugged ground between the Mare Fecunditatis in the south and west, and the Mare Crisium to the north. It is a circular crater with a cup-shaped interior. The inner walls slope downward to the midpoint, and no impacts of significant mark the interior or the rim.
    • also known as 艾博特环形山, ابوت
  4. ABBOT is an aviation waypoint.
  5. Abbot is a family name.

Phrases with Abbot

  1. Abbot of Misrule
  2. Abbot of the People
  3. Abbot's Bush-Mallow

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abbot

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Google previewA Library of the World's Best Literature - Ancient and Modern - Vol.XLIV (Forty-Five Volumes); Synopses of Famous Books (2008)

by Charles Dudley Warner

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewLibrary of the World's Best Literature: Synopses of books. General index (1898)

by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George Henry Warner, Edward Cornelius Towne

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewLibrary of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern: Synopses of noted books. General index (1897)

by Charles Dudley Warner

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewLibrary of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern (1902)

by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George Henry Warner

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewLibrary of the World's Best Literature: Synopsis of books. General index (1898)

by Charles Dudley Warner

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewBiographical Dictionary and Synopsis of Books (1902)

Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewWarner's Synopsis of Books Ancient and Modern (1910)

by Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, Charles Dudley Warner, George Henry Warner

Gall, in Suabia, a house whose abbot is an old man named Cralo. The abbot is a distant cousin to Hadwig, countess of Suabia, whose deceased lord, Burkhard, had ...

Google previewThe Religions and Religious Ceremonies of All Nations (1835)

Accurately, Impartially, and Fully Described; Including Christians, Mohammedans, Jews, Brahmins, and Pagans, of All Sects and Denominations by Joseph Nightingale

Genevieve, which is the chief of the order, and whose abbot is the general there of The abbey itself took its name from St. Genevieve, the patroness of the city of Paris, who died in the year 512. Gentiles.

Google previewThe Illustrated Encyclopedia of Zen Buddhism (2002)

by Helen Josephine Baroni

The English term "abbot" is appropriately applied to head monks or nuns at training monasteries and large temples, where the monastic community practices Zen meditation. In the case of small local temples where there is only one monk in ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Heraldica, Or Complete Dictionary of Heraldry (1828)

by William Berry

ABBOT, purp. a pile wavy, vairé gu. and or, in base two water bougets arg. on a canton of the last, a crosier erect ppr.—Crest, on a wreath, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; or A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature (1823)

Abbey II Abbot. for the knowledge they have of former national events. In these houses also the arts of painting, architecture, Diirt printing, were cultivated. They were hospitals for * lor the sit k and poor, and afforded entertainment to travellers ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Catholicism (2012)

by William J. Collinge

ABBOT, ABBESS, ABBEY. (From Aramaic abba, “father.”) An abbot is superior of a monastic community in the Benedictine tradition and a few other orders. (The corresponding terms in the Eastern churches are hegumen or archimandrite.) ...

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Small photo of Abbot HouseSmall photo of EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - CIRCA APRIL 2016 - Stained glass church window with St Columba on a boat, an irish abbot and missionary to the ScotsSmall photo of MAFRA, PORTUGAL - JULY 17, 2016: Statue of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, a 12th Century French abbot and the primary reformer for the Cistercian order, at the Palace of Mafra in Portugal.Small photo of SAINT BENOIT DU LAC CANADA 10 15 16: Stained glass window inside the chapel Saint Benedict Abbey, is an Abbey was founded in 1912 by the exiled of St. Wandrille, France under Abbot Dom Joseph PothierSmall photo of SAINT BENOIT DU LAC CANADA 10 15 16: Stained glass window inside the chapel Saint Benedict Abbey, is an Abbey was founded in 1912 by the exiled of St. Wandrille, France under Abbot Dom Joseph PothierSmall photo of SAINT BENOIT DU LAC CANADA 10 15 16: Stained glass window inside the chapel Saint Benedict Abbey, is an Abbey was founded in 1912 by the exiled of St. Wandrille, France under Abbot Dom Joseph PothierSmall photo of CASSINO, FR, ITALY - 20 FEBRUARY, 2008: Pietro Vittorelli, former abbot of the Abbey of Montecassino, at the inauguration of the academic year 2008 at the University of Cassino. More...

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A covetous abbot for one offering loses a hundred.
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Scrabble value of A1B3B3O1T1

The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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