Legal Definition and Related Resources of Clergy

Meaning of Clergy

The body of clergymen or ministers as opposed to laity .

Clergy Alternative Definition

The name applicable to ecclesiastical ministers as a class.

Related Entries of Clergy in the Encyclopedia of Law Project

Browse or run a search for Clergy in the American Encyclopedia of Law, the Asian Encyclopedia of Law, the European Encyclopedia of Law, the UK Encyclopedia of Law or the Latin American and Spanish Encyclopedia of Law.

Clergy in Historical Law

You might be interested in the historical meaning of this term. Browse or search for Clergy in Historical Law in the Encyclopedia of Law.

Legal Abbreviations and Acronyms

Search for legal acronyms and/or abbreviations containing Clergy in the Legal Abbreviations and Acronyms Dictionary.

Related Legal Terms

You might be also interested in these legal terms:

Mentioned in these terms

Absolution, Archbishop, Benefit Of Clergy, Chancel, Chapter, Clarendon, Constitution Of, Clergy, Benefit Of, Clerk, Convocation, Ecclesiastical Law, Inhibition, Laity, Layman, Oswald’s Law, Secular Clergy, Stipend, .


You might be interested in these references tools:

Resource Description
Clergy in the Dictionary Clergy in our legal dictionaries
Browse the Legal Thesaurus Find synonyms and related words of Clergy
Legal Maxims Maxims are established principles that jurists use as interpretive tools, invoked more frequently in international law
Legal Answers (Q&A) A community-driven knowledge creation process, of enduring value to a broad audience
Related topics Clergy in the World Encyclopedia of Law


This definition of Clergy is based on the The Cyclopedic Law Dictionary . This entry needs to be proofread.

Vocabularies (Semantic Web Information)


Resource Description
Topic Map A group of names, occurrences and associations
Topic Tree A topic display format, showing the hierarchy
Sitemap Index Sitemap Index, including Taxonomies The URI of Clergy (more about URIs)


Legal English Vocabulary: Clergy in Spanish

Online translation of the English legal term clergy into Spanish: clero (English to Spanish translation) . More about legal dictionary from english to spanish online.

Related to the Legal Thesaurus


See Also

  • Religion
  • Freedom of Religion
  • Morality
  • Religious Law

Hierarchical Display of Clergy

Social Questions > Culture and religion > Religion

Meaning of Clergy

Overview and more information about Clergy

For a more comprehensive understanding of Clergy, see in the general part of the online platform.[rtbs name=”xxx-xxx”]


Translation of Clergy

Thesaurus of Clergy

Social Questions > Culture and religion > Religion > Clergy

See also






Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *