noun, plural vic·ars-gen·er·al.
Origin of vicar-general
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They looked like a gorgeous escort attending the Vicar-General.Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard
I found Gama in conversation with the auditor sent by the Vicar-General.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
Various nuns were reprimanded or punished in 1527 by the vicar-general.Bell's Cathedrals: A Short Account of Romsey Abbey
The Vicar-General of Paris receives no more than 4,500 francs a year.France and the Republic
William Henry Hurlbert
It is composed of a provisor and vicar-general, with his notary-in-chief and fiscals.