Latin pontificem, accusative singular of pontifex, from the noun pons, pontis, a bridge + facere to make. Compare pontiff.
"pontifice." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 06 December 2018. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/pontifice>.
pontifice. (n.d.). Retrieved December 06th, 2018, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/pontifice
Yes, I'd like to receive Word of the Day emails from YourDictionary.com
By continuing, you agree to our
Please set a username for yourself.
People will see it as Author Name with your public flash cards.