The Mayor takes precedence over all except the Queen.
We gave only limited thought to the upcoming session as our pre wedding trip and plans took precedence in our hectic schedule.
The Social or matriarchal took precedence of the Local or patriarchal organization.
He takes precedence, Primus inter pares, of all the members, and is recognized as the official head of the Church during his term of office.
By rigid precedence the Brahmans occupy the first rank; they are numerous and influential, and with them may be classed the peculiar and important caste of Bhats, the keepers of secular tradition and of the genealogies.