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. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 February 2009. Web. 27 April 2015. <>