Origin of high priest
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The priests of Serapis are for the most part Greeks, and the high-priest is a Hellene.The Sisters, Complete|Georg Ebers
Above all, is the san-krat, bishop or high-priest, who receives his appointment from the king.
Of all priestly costumes16 the most interesting is undoubtedly that of the Jewish Levitical high-priest.
He has concluded now, and the high-priest again addresses a short speech to him.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 2|Hubert Howe Bancroft
When the use of the image became offensive the garment was retained as part of the high-priest's dress.The Evolution of Old Testament Religion|W. E. Orchard