Sentence Examples


  • Sucre is the seat of the archbishop of La Plata and Charcas, the primate of Bolivia.
  • In 1539 David Beaton, the Cardinal, now aged forty-five, succeeded his uncle, James Beaton, as primate of Scotland.
  • The jurisdiction of the archbishop of Canterbury as primate of all England extends in certain matters into the province of York.
  • He was not, however, charged with direct heresy, as were Nestorius and Dioscorus, and the synod seems to have hesitated to deal stringently with the primate of Christendom.
  • It gained prominence after 1543, when the archbishop of Esztergom and primate of Hungary made it his residence after the capture of Esztergom by the Turks.
 

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