Definitions and translations for "prior"

Definition of prior

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Adjective
1. Advance; coming before
I had no prior knowledge you were coming.
2. Former, previous
His prior residence was smaller than his current one.
Adverb
3. Previously.
The doctor had known three months prior.
Noun
4. A high-ranking member of a monastery, usually lower in rank than an abbot.
5. A previous arrest or criminal conviction on someone's record.
6. In Bayesian inference, a prior probability distribution.
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English - English - prior

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n. officer of a monastery, high-ranking member of a religious order
adj. previous, earlier, preceding, antecedent, former
n. prior, officer of a monastery, high-ranking member of a religious order

English - Spanish - prior

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s. prior
adj. anterior, anticipado, precedente, previo

Spanish - English - prior

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n. prior, officer of a monastery, high-ranking member of a religious order

English - French - prior

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n. prieur, père supérieur de certains couvents
adj. préalable, prédédent; antérieur

English - German - prior

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n. Prior, früher
adj. früher, erst(e); vordringlich

English - Indonesian - prior

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n. kepala biara
a. dulu: lebih dulu, dahulu: lebih dahulu, sebelumnya, sebelum: yg ada sebelum sesuatu

English - Italian - prior

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s. (Rel, Mediev) priore
agg. precedente, anteriore, antecedente; che viene prima, più importante, che ha la precedenza

English - Polish - prior

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n. przeor {kośc.}
a. wcześniejszy, uprzedni, ważniejszy

English - Portuguese - prior

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s. prior, superior de um convento
adj. anterior, prévio

English - Romanian - prior

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n. arhimandrit, egumen, stareţ
a. anterior, precedent, important: mai important

English - Russian - prior

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с. приор, настоятель
прил. прежний, предшествующий, предшествовавший, более важный

English - Turkish - prior

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i. manastır başrahibi, dini kuruluş yetkilisi, tarikat ileri geleni
s. önceki, eski, sabık, önce, öncelikli, kıdemli

English - Ukrainian - prior

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n. пріор, настоятель, глава фірми
a. попередній, колишній, важливіший, заздалегідний, апріорний

German - English - prior

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adj. previous, earlier, preceding, antecedent, former

Portuguese - English - prior

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n. prelate, prior; priest

Dutch - English - prior

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n. prior

English - Dutch - prior

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bn. vroeger, voorgaand, voorafgaand, verleden, eerste
adv. vroeger
zn. prior, oudste, overste, vroegtijdigheid

English - Greek - prior

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επίρ. πριν
ουσ. ηγούμενος
επίθ. προγενέστερος, πρότερος

German - Spanish - prior

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n. prior (m)

Spanish - German - prior

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n. prior

German - French - prior

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n. prieur (m)

German - Italian - prior

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n. priore (m)

German - Russian - prior

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n. настоятель (m)

German - Turkish - prior

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i. manastır yöneticisi (m)

English - Arabic - prior

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‏له الحق في، رئيس الديرة، مدة رئاسة الديرة، رئاسة الديرة‏
‏سابق، مسبق‏
‏قبل‏

English - Chinese - prior

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(名) 小修道院院长; 大修道院副院长
(形) 在先的, 在前的; 优先的, 更重要的; 居先的

English - Chinese - prior

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(名) 小修道院院長; 大修道院副院長
(形) 在先的, 在前的; 優先的, 更重要的; 居先的

English - Hindi - prior

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n. महंत, मठधारी, मठाध्यक्ष
a. प्रधान, आदि का, पूर्वगामी, पहिला

English - Japanese - prior

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(形) 早い; 先の; 古代の
(名) 小修道院長; 大修道院次長

English - Korean - prior

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명. 소 수도원장
형. 이전의, 옛날의

English - Vietnamese - prior

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n. tu viện trưởng, tăng viện trưởng
a. trước, đầu tiên, nguyên thủy

German - Chinese - prior

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[der] pl.Prioren 小修道院院长。大修道院副院长。女 Priorin

Spanish - Korean - prior

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n. 소 수도원장
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Synonyms for prior
former: antecedent, past, preceding, foregoing, anterior, elapsed, gone by