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  • proper n. God
  • proper n. (especially in Our Lord) Jesus Christ
  • proper n. The Horned God.
  • proper n. The House of Lords.
  • n. A British aristocratic title used as a form of address for a marquess, earl or viscount; the usual style for a baron; a courtesy title for a younger son of a duke or marquess
  • n. The rendering of comparable (especially feudal) aristocratic ranks elsewhere (e.g. marquis, count)
  • n. A title for certain high officials and dignitaries such as Lord Mayor; a title for a British Anglican (arch)bishop whose see entitled to a seat in the House of Lords
  • n. Elected president of a festival.
  • n. A high priest

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