- A clergyman with a higher function than a normal priest.
- In the history of the Hebrew Testament (Tanakh), the male person who was responsible for making the annual sacrifice on the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur). Always a descendant of Aaron the older brother of Moses.
- Jesus Christ.
- (context, Mormonism) The second-lowest office in the Melchizedek priesthood.
- Jake was ordained a when he was called to be a counselor in a bishopric.
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