Synonyms for priest

Synonyms for (noun) priest

Synonyms: priest

Definition: a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites; one of the Holy Orders

Similar words: clergyman, man of the cloth, reverend

Definition: a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church


Similar words: Holy Order, Order

Definition: (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy

Usage: theologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order


Synonyms: priest, non-Christian priest

Definition: a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion

Similar words: spiritual leader

Definition: a leader in religious or sacred affairs