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[しん()·()]
shinpu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 神父

noun
  1. Catholic priest; abbe

Definition and Synonyms for 神父

Abbe a French abbot
Synonyms: 神父
Padre `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church)
Synonyms: パードレ, ファーザー, 司祭, 教父, 神父
Priest a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites
Synonyms: 司祭, 牧師, 神父
Priest one of the Holy Orders
Synonyms: 司祭, 牧師, 神父

Meanings for each kanji in 神父

gods; mind; soul Kanji Details »
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Categories 神父 is a member of

Form Of Address an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'
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Archimandrite the superior of an abbey of monks
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Clergyman a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
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Priest a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites
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Holy Order the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy
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