Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The French word answering to the English abbot, the head of an abbey; but commonly a title of respect given in France to every one vested with the ecclesiastical habit or dress.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In France, an abbot.

Etymologies

From the French abbé ("abbot"), from Latin abbās ("abbot"). (Wiktionary)

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