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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 previewA Compleat English Dictionary (1788)

Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey

Abbotship. 'Abbatess, (äbbäteß) Abbess, (äbäß) abbess, abato//é, eine Aebtinn, Aebtissinn. 'Abbay, (äbbäh) e. g.to keep one at Abbay, chasser,abigere, einen hinwegtreiben, fortjagen. Abbey, (äbbi) s. Abby. 'Abbot, (äbbot) abbé, abbas, ein ...

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 previewNew Dictionary Armenian-English (2009)

by Matthias Bedrossian

abbey; on-s3% s, abbey, abbacy, abbotship. leewhu, s. H. we Bamah, high place. lleewan, 4!, ss, abbess, superioress. Uleksa, b s. tinder. Uleksa, 4s ss.

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 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 William Shaw

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 ...

Google previewThe Minor Encyclopedia, Or, Cabinet of General Knowledge (1803)

Being a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Polite Literature ... by Thaddeus Mason Harris

It is a nominal abbotship which neither impofes any duty, nor conveys any 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.

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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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