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Definition of the noun Abbotship

What does Abbotship mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: abbotships

  1. The state or office of an abbot.

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Google previewNuttall's Standard Dictionary of the English Language (1914)

Based on the Labours of the Most Eminent Lexicographers ... by P. Austin Nuttall

ABBOTSHIP 2 ABLATIV И тбл$оп,\п Scotland, mu a »ort of histrionic character, similar to the lord of misrule in England. Abbotahlp, ab'-bot-ehip. ». the office of an abbot. Abbreviate, ab-bre'-ve-ate, da to shorten ; to abridge t L. ab, and brevis, ...

Google previewLloyd's Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New and Original Work of Refrence to the Words in the English Language

abbotship—. abdicated. claimed, and in many places successfully, by the civil power, which then nominated laymen for secular ends. Hence arose abbot- counts Lat. abba- or abbi-comites) and field-abbots ...

Google previewAn Irish-English Dictionary, Containing Upwards of Twenty Thousand Words that Never Appeared in Any Former Irish Lexicon: with Copious Quotations from the Most Esteemed Ancient and Modern Writers, to Elucidate the Meaning of Obscure Words and Numerous Comparisons ... ; to which is Annexed, a Compendious Irish Grammar. By Edward O'Reilly (1821)

abbacy, abbotship 1u4mu)pe, lиатhuire, ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper, Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress)

It is a nominal abbotship which neither imposes duty, nor conveys emolument, but is valuable on account of the respect in which it is held by society, and the consequent assistance that it affords to advancement in church or state. In short, it is ...

Google previewA New English Dictionary ... The Eighth Edition, Carefully Revised ... By J. K. [i.e. John Kersey.] (1772)

by John Kersey

An Abbotship, 'be office or dignity of an abbot. To Abbmiate, to abridge, or 'make short.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

ABBOTSHIP, n.s. the state or privilege of an abbot. Dict. ABBOTS-LANGLEY, a village in Herts, 4 miles from St Albans, famous for being the birthplace of Pope Ad&ian, IV. which fee. ABBREVIATE of Adjudications, in ScoH law, an abstract or ...

Google previewThe Union Dictionary, containing all that is truly useful in the dictionaries of Johnson, Sheridan, and Walker, etc (1822)

by Thomas BROWNE (LL.D.)

Abbotship, âb'bòtdshlp. s. the state of an ...

Google previewThe Union Dictionary (1822)

Containing All that Truly Useful in the Dictionaries of Johnson, Sheridan, and Walker ... by Thomas Browne

Abbotship ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Taoism (2013)

2-volume set by Fabrizio Pregadio

Beginning with Wang Changyue,the abbotship ofthe Baiyunguan, theseatofthe Quanzhen patriarchy under theYuan (and the *Zhengyi administration under the Ming), returned to the Quanzhen legacy through Longmen masters.Inthis manner ...

Google previewA Galic And English Dictionary (1780)

Containing All the Words in the Scotch and Irish Dialects of the Celtic, that Could be Collected from the Voice, and Old Books and MSS. By the Rev. William Shaw, A. M.

An abbotship. Luan. A loin, kidney. Luad. A warrior, champion, fon, a lad. Luan. A greyhound. Luan. The moon, Monday. Luanaifg. Fetters, chains.

Google previewPocket Encyclopedia (1811)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Polite Literature by Edward Augustus Kendall

It is a nominal abbotship which neither imposes duty, nor conveys emolument, but is valuable on account of the respect in which it is held by society, and the consequent assistance that it affords to advancement in church or state. In short, it is ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3B3O1T1S1H4I1P3

The value of this 9-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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