In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in the Christian church)obispo masculine
- The archbishops and bishops of the Church were likewise to contribute soldiers, or an equivalent amount in money.
- There needs to be a real sharing of power in the church, especially in choosing pastors and bishops and in supervising church finances.
- By the sixth century, Christian bishops and clergy had become far more numerous than the civil service.
- The most important leader in every large church was a bishop who supervised other clergy.
- The courses themselves are run by the church, with significant participation by the diocesan bishop.
- The bishops of the Church of England have called upon all Christians to pray for a just and peaceful resolution to this crisis.
- The understanding of the role of the bishop in a diocese involves seeing the bishop as representing Jesus Christ among the priests and people of his diocese.
- Certainly the pope and the church's cardinals and bishops must correct the mistakes of the past.
- The spiritual peerage consists of the archbishops and diocesan bishops of the Church of England.
- I fear the day when the laity selects the bishop of each diocese.
- Two senior members of the bishop's staff quit when the service was cancelled amid claims by the Church that the timing was not appropriate.
- About 100 church members joined the bishop of Mississippi here for about an hour-long service here.
- The local diocesan bishop is charged with enforcement of all these requirements.
- In the end, the episcopate came to the United States through the nonjuring bishops of the Episcopal Church in Scotland.
- With deference to tradition, the cardinals went first, archbishops and bishops followed and the priests came last.
- Under the proposal, Lutherans would also accept the historic line of bishops within the Episcopal Church.
- The Catholic position is that there is only one true church of Jesus Christ, and its bishop is in Rome.
- That governs, ordinarily, the arrangements of priests and bishops and archbishops within the Greek Orthodox Church.
- At first glance, the statement yesterday from bishops in the Episcopal Church USA looks pretty good.
- The brothers' father was also an Anglican bishop of Low Church or Evangelical faith.
2(in chess)alfil masculine
- After all, the knight was the only piece guarding the attacked bishop.
- Exchanging dark-squared bishops is of course a useful positional objective but will White have enough compensation?
- He therefore ignored the move, advancing a bishop across the board.
- But white blundered away a pawn when rooks were exchanged, then had to sack his bishop to stop a passed pawn.
- It may take him many weeks to realize that bishops move only along diagonals and rooks move only along orthorgonals.
- The rook is no match for two bishops despite the extra pawns.
- Then the two met in the seventh round and drew after 57 moves in an opposite-coloured bishop ending as both kept their title hopes alive.
- The pawn structure Black obtains with this move does not work well with the bishop on b7.
- Every chess bishop moves on a diagonal, and none of those on black squares ever move to white squares (in the same game).
- Black simply sacrifices one of the bishops for White's remaining pawn.
- You may eventually notice that bishops stay on a single color, that pawns don't move very fast, or that the queen is feared by other pieces.
- Which of the following pieces is the most potent in a game of chess - the rook, the bishop the knight, the queen or the pawn?
- But this resulted in the immediate loss of a piece as Adams took a pawn with his bishop attacking the black queen.
- For example, thinking that trading a rook and pawn for a bishop and knight is usually an equal trade.
- Unfortunately for White, his queen is overworked; it is the only piece guarding the bishops.
- On the one hand, the pieces were easily distinguishable by easily recognisable symbols atop a pedestal - the King with a crown, the Queen with a coronet and the bishop by a mitre.
- He shouted as he moved his bishop into check mate.
- Though black got a good attack on the queenside, Prakash defended well and came up with the right moves to win the game in a bishop and pawn ending in 51 moves.
- To move her bishop to strike his knight would leave the king open on two sides without escape, a checkmate.
- Each was set up on opposite ends of the board, with each player having two bishops and two rooks.
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