Definitions for vaticanˈvæt ɪ kən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Vatican, Vatican Palace(noun)

    the residence of the Catholic Pope in the Vatican City


  1. Vatican(Adjective)

    Relating to the Vatican City state.

  2. Vatican(ProperNoun)

    The official residence of the Pope within Vatican City.

  3. Vatican(ProperNoun)

    The papal government; the papacy.

  4. Vatican(ProperNoun)

    Roman Catholicism

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vatican(noun)

    a magnificent assemblage of buildings at Rome, near the church of St. Peter, including the pope's palace, a museum, a library, a famous chapel, etc

  2. Origin: [L. Vaticanus, mons, or collis, Vaticanus, the Vatican hill, in Rome, on the western bank of the Tiber: cf. F. Vatican, It. Vaticano.]


  1. Vatican

    Vatican is an unincorporated community in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. The community is named after Vatican City with street names such as Vatican Road, Vatican Square Drive, Pope Drive, and Bishop Street. It is located near the intersection of Louisiana Highway 93 and Vatican Road.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Massimo Franco:

    Under this pope, the Vatican's foreign policy looks South.

  2. Erin Hanna:

    This means that change is possible, doors seem to be opening in the Vatican.

  3. Bill Cosby:

    That married couples can live together day after day is a miracle the Vatican has overlooked.

  4. Pietro Parolin:

    For Vatican diplomacy, Belarus is a helpful country, especially in the context of the events in Ukraine.

  5. Miguel Diaz:

    This is something that we have worked on for such a long time, i raised the Gross case with my Vatican interlocutors regularly.

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