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Pope

Pronunciation: pōp
n.1.Any ecclesiastic, esp. a bishop.
2.The bishop of Rome, the head of the Roman Catholic Church. See Note under Cardinal.
3.A parish priest, or a chaplain, of the Greek Church.
4.(Zool.) A fish; the ruff.
Pope Joan
a game at cards played on a round board with compartments.
Pope's eye
the gland surrounded with fat in the middle of the thigh of an ox or sheep.
Pope's nose
the rump, or uropygium, of a bird. See Uropygium.
- R. D. Blackmore.
to be more Catholic than the Pope
to adhere more stringently to Roman Catholic practices and doctrine than is required by church doctrine; - usually used in a negative sense to mean, to be excessively pious.
Noun1.PopePope - the head of the Roman Catholic Church
2.PopePope - English poet and satirist (1688-1744)
Synonyms: Alexander Pope

POPE. The chief of the catholic religion is so called. He is a temporal prince. He is elected by certain officers called cardinals, and remains in power during life. In the 9th Collation of the Authentics it is declared the bishop of Rome hath the first place of sitting in all assemblies, and the bishop of Constantinople the second. Ridley's View, part 1, chap. 3, sect. 10.
     2. The pope has no political authority in the United States.

To see a pope in your dream, represents your spiritual guidance, beliefs, and spiritual self. The dream serves to be an inspiration. Alternatively, it may indicate your own self-righteousness, narrow-mindedness, and holier-than-thou attitudes.Grand Penitentiary, Holy Father, abuna, antipope, archbishop, archdeacon, archpriest, bishop, bishop coadjutor, canon, cardinal, cardinal bishop, cardinal deacon, cardinal priest, chaplain, coadjutor, curate, dean, diocesan, ecclesiarch, exarch, hierarch, high priest, metropolitan, papa, patriarch, penitentiary, pontiff, prebendary, prelate, primate, rector, rural dean, subdean, suffragan, vicar
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