erchevesque etymology

Middle English word erchevesque comes from Ancient Greek ἐπίσκοπος, Ancient Greek ἀρχι-, and later Old French archevesque (Archbishop.)

Detailed word origin of erchevesque

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ἐπίσκοπος Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀρχι- Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀρχιεπίσκοπος Ancient Greek (grc)
archiepiscopus Late Latin (LL)
archevesque Old French (fro) Archbishop.
erchevesque Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as erchevesque

Descendants of ἐπίσκοπος
bischop bischopdom biscop bishop bishophood bisshop bisshopriche byschopryke bysschopriche
Descendants of ἀρχι-
arche- archebischop