Synonyms for Archbishop:


bishopric, archbishopric, primate, the Archbishop of Canterbury, church dignitary, High-churchman, head of an ecclesiastical province. clergy (noun)
bishop, curate, vicar, clergyman, archdeacon, father, brother, pope, minister, cardinal, abbess, pastor, prior, cleric, abbot, novice, ecclesiastic, archpriest, missionary, chaplain, pilgrim, nun, prelate, monk, reverend, priest, rector, preacher, friar, prioress, canon, Canoness, evangelist, sister.
clergyperson (noun)
chaplain, reverend, bishop, priest, pastor, evangelist, vicar, ecclesiastic, primate, rector, preacher, cardinal, curate, missionary, cleric, father.
minister (noun)
abbot, prelate, monk, archdeacon.
prelate (noun)

Other synonyms:

archbishopric, the Archbishop of Canterbury, primate, bishopric. Other relevant words:
archbishopric, church dignitary, primate, bishopric.

Usage examples for archbishop

  1. The unfortunate Enguerrand de Marigni, brother of the archbishop and lord treasurer under Philip the Fair, was the founder of this church. – Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. II. (of 2) by Dawson Turner
  2. Besides, you know that to be an archbishop of Toledo is not a small thing. – The Shadow of the Cathedral by Vicente Blasco Ibañez
  3. By which means they so enraged the common people that they ran forthwith to weapon and meeting at Swanscombe elected the archbishop and the abbot for their captains. – England of My Heart--Spring by Edward Hutton