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Parish (IPA: /ˈpæɹɪʃ/, /ˈpɛɹɪʃ/)


Parish (n.)

That circuit of ground committed to the charge of one parson or vicar, or other minister having cure of souls therein.

Parish (n.)

The same district, constituting a civil jurisdiction, with its own officers and regulations, as respects the poor, taxes, etc.

Parish (n.)

An ecclesiastical society, usually not bounded by territorial limits, but composed of those persons who choose to unite under the charge of a particular priest, clergyman, or minister; also, loosely, the territory in which the members of a congregation live.

Parish (n.)

In Louisiana, a civil division corresponding to a county in other States.

Parish (a.)

Of or pertaining to a parish; parochial; as, a parish church; parish records; a parish priest; maintained by the parish; as, parish poor.

Parish

Type of ecclesiastical subdivision of a diocese

Parish

Type of ecclesiastical subdivision of the Church of England

Parish

District, where a priest preaches and exercises ecclesiastical duties

Parish

People's Republic of China county-level subdivision used in Macau

Parish

Town in Oswego, New York, USA

Parish Rhymes


Barasch, Barash, Barrish, Parish



Parish (Last Name / Surname)

Parish is the #2,498 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 14,466 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Parish in Spanish is Parroquia

Tagalog Translation

Parish in Tagalog is Parokya

Example Sentence (Quote)

" His ashes will be brought to the columbary at Christ the King Parish in E. Rodriguez Sr. Avenue, Quezon City." - Francis Escudero

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The why is plain as way to parish church." - As You Like It


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