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e·pis·co·pal

 (ĭ-pĭs′kə-pəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a bishop.
2. Of, relating to, or involving church government by bishops.
3. Episcopal Of or relating to the Episcopal Church.

[Middle English, from Late Latin episcopālis, from episcopus, bishop; see bishop.]

e·pis′co·pal·ly adv.

episcopal

(ɪˈpɪskəpəl)
adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) of, denoting, governed by, or relating to a bishop or bishops
[C15: from Church Latin episcopālis, from episcopus bishop]
eˈpiscopally adv

Episcopal

(ɪˈpɪskəpəl)
adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) belonging to or denoting the Episcopal Church
Eˈpiscopally adv

e•pis•co•pal

(ɪˈpɪs kə pəl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to a bishop.
2. based on or recognizing a governing order of bishops.
3. (cap.) designating the Anglican Church or some branch of it, as the Episcopal Church.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Late Latin episcopālis]
e•pis′co•pal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Episcopal - of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Episcopal church; "the Episcopal hierarchy"; "married by an Episcopalian minister"
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"
2.episcopal - denoting or governed by or relating to a bishop or bishops
Translations

episcopal

[ɪˈpɪskəpəl] ADJepiscopal

episcopal

[ɪˈpɪskəpəl] adjépiscopal(e) Episcopal ChurchEpiscopal Church n
the Episcopal Church → l'Église épiscopalienne

episcopal

adjbischöflich, episkopal (spec); episcopal conferenceBischofskonferenz f

episcopal

[ɪˈpɪskəpl] adjepiscopale
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