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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ab•botˈæb ət(n.)

  1. a man who is the head or superior of a monastery.

    Category: Religion

Origin of abbot:

bef. 900; ME, var. of abbat < L abbāt-, s. of abbās < Gk < Aramaic abbā father

ab′bot•cy(n.)

ab′bot•ship`(n.)

Ab•botˈæb ət(n.)

  1. Charles Greeley, 1872–1973, U.S. astrophysicist.

    Category: Biography

Wiktionary

  1. abbotship(Noun)

    The state, term, or office of an abbot; abbacy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abbotship(noun)

    the state or office of an abbot

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