Origin of cleric
Examples from the Web for cleric
Three years ago, Republican Guard soldiers came into the hills and killed a cleric accused of hosting Jundullah fighters.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1483 the princes were publicly declared illegitimate by a cleric.Three Dicks: Cheney, Nixon, Richard III and the Art of Reputation Rehab|Clive Irving|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Coming from the Jordanian cleric, that condemnation is especially powerful.Al Qaeda to ISIS: Get Off My Lawn—The Theological Debate Behind the Caliphate|Jamie Dettmer|July 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Maybe the cleric can rub his own magic lamp, and ask it to explain the concept known as brain drain.
“The heroes of the Ukrainian nation who gave up their lives in the name of freedom,” a cleric said in English.Ukrainians in U.S. Warn: ‘Mr. Putin, Heroes Do Not Die’|Michael Daly|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Had Bloom and Stephen been baptised, and where and by whom, cleric or layman?Ulysses|James Joyce
Not alone the cleric's good work is upset by him; but the sexton's as well.Diana of the Crossways, Complete|George Meredith
The Sirdar sent a peremptory order, without a word of explanation, for that cleric to embark forthwith and return to Cairo.Khartoum Campaign, 1898|Bennet Burleigh
The Sarkas whirled as soft laughter came from Jaska, daughter of Cleric.
The sacrist was also a cleric, but his duties were more generally concerned with the college establishment.The Annals of Willenhall|Frederick William Hackwood