Examples from the Web for priorate
He always refused a priorate (although he could have obtained many, had he wished), and also the office of provincial.
Soon after the arrival of the said visitor, that priorate falling vacant, he appointed me to it, and for the sake of the vote.
It is a priorate and has a vote, and one or two religious generally live there.
After he became provincial, he left the islands with the priorate of Ibabay for that of Tigbauan.
It is a priorate and has a vote, but has only one religious.