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n. - A woman who is authorized to perform the sacred rites of a religion especially as a mediatory agent between humans and God

Usage examples (35)
  • T PAU - after a high priestess from the planet VULCAN in the American TV series STAR TREK ...
  • "The will of the priestess is the will of the Council!" she answered.
  • "Who would serve the Goddess?" called the priestess, shaking the bells again.
  • The priestess is a part of an organized and humanized cult and, as such, represents to a certain extent the ideas of a civilized society. for more
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