catholicate

[ kuh-thol-i-keyt, -kit ]
/ kəˈθɒl ɪˌkeɪt, -kɪt /
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noun

the see of a catholicos.

Nearby words

  1. catholic,
  2. catholic apostolic church,
  3. catholic church,
  4. catholic emancipation act,
  5. catholic epistles,
  6. catholicism,
  7. catholicity,
  8. catholicize,
  9. catholicon,
  10. catholicos

Origin of catholicate

1875–80; < Medieval Latin catholicātus, equivalent to catholic(us) catholicos + -ātus -ate3

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