cathedral definition

  • noun:
    • The principal chapel of a bishop's diocese, containing the episcopal throne.
    • a big, essential church.
    • Something that resembles a cathedral, like in brilliance or authority.
    • a huge chapel building, central location for some location.
    • The principal church of a bishop's diocese which contains an episcopal throne.
    • the key chapel in a diocese, so-called because with it the bishop features his official seat (Cathedra) or throne.
    • the main church in a diocese, which will be specially the church of the bishop: so called through the proven fact that it has the episcopal chair or cathedra.
    • the key Christian church building of a bishop's diocese
    • any large and essential chapel
  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or containing a bishop's throne: a cathedral chapel.
    • regarding or issuing from a chair of workplace or expert; authoritative.
    • Of, regarding, or resembling a cathedral: high woods whose limbs found to form cathedral arches across course.
    • related to your head church of a diocese.
    • Emanating from seat of office, as of a pope or bishop; official; respected.
    • Resembling the aisles of a cathedral.
    • associated with or containing or providing from a bishop's office or throne
  • others:
    • Containing a bishop's seat, or utilized particularly for episcopal services; providing or adapted to be used as a cathedral: as, a cathedral church.
    • with respect to a cathedral; associated with or recommending a cathedral; characteristic of cathedrals: since, a cathedral service; cathedral songs; the cathedral walks of a forest.
    • Emanating from or concerning a chair of company or official place; thus, having or showing authority; authoritative.

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