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antipope

[an-ti-pohp] /ˈæn tɪˌpoʊp/
noun
1.
a person who is elected or claims to be pope in opposition to another held to be canonically chosen.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; anti- + pope; replacing antipape < Medieval Latin antipāpa, modeled on Antichrīstus Antichrist
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antipope

/ˈæntɪˌpəʊp/
noun
1.
a rival pope elected in opposition to one who has been canonically chosen
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Word Origin and History for antipope
n.

also anti-pope, early 15c. (mid-13c. in Anglo-Latin), from Medieval Latin antipapa, from Greek anti- "against" (see anti-) + papa (see pope).

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