How to Pronounce popes?

Correct pronunciation for the word "popes" is [pˈə͡ʊps], [pˈə‍ʊps], [p_ˈəʊ_p_s].

"Popes" in context

Popes are the bishops of the Catholic Church and serve as head of the Church on earth. They are chosen by the College of Cardinals to serve a lifetime appointment. The papacy has held immense power and authority throughout much of history, and the Pope is often seen as a symbol of absolute faith and loyalty. The current Pope, Pope Francis, is the 266th Pope in a line that goes all the way back to St. Peter, who is often considered the first Pope. Past Popes have made significant contributions to the Church and to the world, leading movements such as ecumenism and helping to lift up oppressed populations.

What are similar-sounding words for popes?

  • popek,
  • popescu,
  • popish,
  • Popejoy.


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