[church-wawr-dn] /ˈtʃɜrtʃˌwɔr dn/
Anglican Church. a lay officer who looks after the secular affairs of the church, and who, in England, is the legal representative of the parish.
Episcopal Church. a lay church officer who, with other members of the vestry, is in charge of the temporal management of the parish.
a long-stemmed clay pipe for smoking.
(Church of England, Episcopal Church) one of two assistants of a parish priest who administer the secular affairs of the church
a long-stemmed tobacco pipe made of clay
[klem-uh nt] /ˈklɛm ənt/ noun 1. a male given name. /ˈklɛmənt/ adjective 1. merciful 2. (of the weather) mild adj. mid-15c., “mild,” of persons (attested from early 13c. as a surname), from Old French clement, from Latin clementem (nominative clemens) “mild, placid, gentle” (see clemency). Of weather, 1620s. Taken as a name by several early […]
- Clement VI
noun 1. (Pierre Roger) 1291–1352, French ecclesiastic: pope 1342–52.
- Clement VIII
noun 1. (Ippolito Aldobrandini) 1536–1605, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1592–1605.
- Clement X
noun 1. (Emilio Altieri) 1590–1676, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1670–76.