archiepiscopal

[ ahr-kee-i-pis-kuh-puh l ]
/ ˌɑr ki ɪˈpɪs kə pəl /
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adjective

of or relating to an archbishop or to the office of an archbishop.

Origin of archiepiscopal

1605–15; < Medieval Latin archiepiscopālis, equivalent to Late Latin archiepiscop(us) archbishop + Latin -ālis -al1

Related forms

ar·chi·e·pis·co·pal·ty, nounar·chi·e·pis·co·pal·ly, adverb
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archiepiscopal

/ (ˌɑːkɪɪˈpɪskəpəl) /

adjective

of or associated with an archbishop

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