archimandrite

Derivation

Article

Superior of a monastery in several of the Oriental Churches, including the Melchite or Uniat Greeks; also an honorary title of certain officials attached to the chanceries of the great Oriental patriarchates.

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “archimandrite”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 September 2013. Web. 31 August 2014. <>