Pontifical

What is Pontifical?

Pontifical definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of a pontiff; papal.
pompous, dogmatic, or pretentious: to resent someone’s pontifical manner.

noun
(in the Western Church) a book containing the forms for the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies to be performed by bishops.
pontificals, the vestments and other insignia of a pontiff, especially a bishop.

 

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