Legal Definition and Related Resources of Curate

Meaning of Curate

One who has the care of souls, namely , incumbent of a parish .

Curate Alternative Definition

One who represents the Incumbent of a church, parson, or vicar, and takes care of the church, and performs divine services in his stead. An officiating temporary minister in the English church, who represents the proper incumbent. Burn, Ecc. Law; 1 Bl. Comm. 393.

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Meaning of Curate in the Past

One who represents the incumbent of a church, person, or20 vicar and tades care of the church and performs divine service in his stead. [1]


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  1. Partialy, this information about curate is based on the Bouvier´s Law Dictionary, 1848 edition. There is a list of terms of the Bouvier´s Law Dictionary, including curate.

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