Prior

Prior is an ecclesiastical title, derived from the Latin adjective for "earlier, first", with several notable uses.

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Famous quotes containing the word prior:

    Odds life! must one swear to the truth of a song?
    —Matthew Prior (1664–1721)

    Euphelia serves to grace my measure,
    But Chloe is my real flame.
    —Matthew Prior (1664–1721)

    And ‘tis remarkable that they
    Talk most who have the least to say.
    —Matthew Prior (1664–1721)