Definition of Pope

1. Noun. The head of the Roman Catholic Church.

Exact synonyms: Bishop Of Rome, Catholic Pope, Holy Father, Pontiff, Roman Catholic Pope, Vicar Of Christ
Group relationships: Papacy, Pontificate
Generic synonyms: Spiritual Leader, Catholic
Specialized synonyms: Antipope
Specialized synonyms: Alexander Vi, Borgia, Pope Alexander Vi, Rodrigo Borgia, Benedict Xiv, Prospero Lambertini, Benedict Xv, Giacomo Della Chiesa, Benedetto Caetani, Boniface Viii, Calixtus Ii, Guy Of Burgundy, Alfonso Borgia, Borgia, Calixtus Iii, Clement Vii, Giulio De' Medici, Clement Xi, Giovanni Francesco Albani, Clement Xiv, Lorenzo Ganganelli, Gregory, Gregory I, Gregory The Great, Saint Gregory I, St. Gregory I, Gregory, Gregory Vii, Hildebrand, Angelo Correr, Gregory, Gregory Xii, Gregory, Gregory Xiii, Ugo Buoncompagni, Bartolomeo Alberto Capillari, Gregory, Gregory Xvi, Innocent Iii, Lotario Di Segni, Giovanni Battista Cibo, Innocent Viii, Benedetto Odescalchi, Innocent Xi, Antonio Pignatelli, Innocent Xii, Angelo Guiseppe Roncalli, John Xxiii, Albino Luciano, John Paul I, John Paul Ii, Karol Wojtyla, Leo I, Leo The Great, St. Leo I, Leo Iii, Bruno, Bruno Of Toul, Leo Ix, Giovanni De'medici, Leo X, Gioacchino Pecci, Giovanni Vincenzo Pecci, Leo Xiii, Martin V, Oddone Colonna, Nicholas V, Tomasso Parentucelli, Alessandro Farnese, Paul Iii, Giovanni Battista Montini, Paul Vi, Aeneas Silvius, Enea Silvio Piccolomini, Pius Ii, Antonio Ghislieri, Pius V, Giannangelo Braschi, Giovanni Angelo Braschi, Pius Vi, Barnaba Chiaramonti, Luigi Barnaba Gregorio Chiaramonti, Pius Vii, Giovanni Maria Mastai-ferretti, Giovanni Mastai-ferretti, Pius Ix, Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto, Giuseppe Sarto, Pius X, Achille Ratti, Ambrogio Damiano Achille Ratti, Pius Xi, Eugenio Pacelli, Pius Xii, Francesco Della Rovere, Sixtus Iv, Gerbert, Sylvester Ii, Odo, Odo Of Lagery, Otho, Otho Of Lagery, Urban Ii, Guillaume De Grimoard, Urban V, Bartolomeo Prignano, Urban Vi, Maffeo Barberini, Urban Viii
Derivative terms: Pontifical, Papal

2. Noun. English poet and satirist (1688-1744).
Exact synonyms: Alexander Pope
Generic synonyms: Poet

Definition of Pope

1. n. Any ecclesiastic, esp. a bishop.

Definition of Pope

1. Proper noun. An English surname. ¹

2. Proper noun. Alexander Pope, English poet ¹

3. Noun. (Christianity) The bishop of Rome; the head of the Roman Catholic church. ¹

4. Noun. (context: by extension) The head of any religion. ¹

5. Noun. (''Eastern Christianity'') The Bishop or Patriarch of Alexandria. ¹

6. Noun. A small Eurasian freshwater fish, ''Gymnocephalus cernua''. ¹

7. Noun. Any of various birds having reddish plumage on the breast, especially the bullfinch. ¹

8. Noun. (''in Russian tradition'') An Eastern Orthodox priest. ¹

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Definition of Pope

1. the head of the Roman Catholic Church [n -S] : POPELESS, POPELIKE [adj]

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Pooecetes gramineus
Pop Art
Pope Alexander VI
Pope Julius
Popillia japonica
Poplar Bluff

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