high priestess

[ hahy-pree-stis ]
/ ˈhaɪ ˈpri stɪs /

noun

the female leader of a tribe, religion, or movement; a female high priest.

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Also high-priest·ess [hahy-pree-stis]. /ˈhaɪˈpri stɪs/.

Origin of high priestess

First recorded in 1640–50
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