Legal Definition and Related Resources of Primate

Meaning of Primate

In England, a chief ecclesiastic ; part of the style and title of an archbishop .

Primate Alternative Definition

In ecclesiastical law. An archbishop who has jurisdiction over one or several other metropolitans.

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Meaning of Primate in the Past

An archbishop who has jurisdiction over one or several other metropolitans.[1]


Notes and References

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

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