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ˈbɪʃ əp rɪkbish·opric

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diocese, bishopric, episcopatenoun

    the territorial jurisdiction of a bishop


  1. bishopricnoun

    A diocese or region of a church which a bishop governs.

  2. bishopricnoun

    The office or function of being a bishop

  3. Etymology: bisceoprice, equivalent to (compare German Reich).


  1. bishopric

    In church governance, a diocese or bishopric is the ecclesiastical district under the jurisdiction of a bishop.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bishopricnoun

    a diocese; the district over which the jurisdiction of a bishop extends

  2. Bishopricnoun

    the office of a spiritual overseer, as of an apostle, bishop, or presbyter

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bishopric in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bishopric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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