Abbot

[ ab-uh t ]
/ ˈæb ət /

noun

Charles Greeley,1872–1973, U.S. astrophysicist.
Also Ab·bott. a male given name.

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abbot
/ (ˈæbət) /

noun

the superior of an abbey of monksRelated adjective: abbatial

Derived forms of abbot

abbotship or abbotcy, noun

Word Origin for abbot

Old English abbod, from Church Latin abbāt- (stem of abbas), ultimately from Aramaic abbā Abba
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