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 for pope
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pope \Pope\ (p[=o]p), n. [AS. p[=a]pa, L. papa father, bishop.
     Cf. Papa, Papal.]
     1. Any ecclesiastic, esp. a bishop. [Obs.] --Foxe.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. The bishop of Rome, the head of the Roman Catholic Church.
        See Note under Cardinal.
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     3. A parish priest, or a chaplain, of the Greek Church.
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     4. (Zool.) A fish; the ruff.
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     Pope Joan, a game at cards played on a round board with
        compartments.
  
     Pope's eye, the gland surrounded with fat in the middle of
        the thigh of an ox or sheep. --R. D. Blackmore.
  
     Pope's nose, the rump, or uropygium, of a bird. See
        Uropygium.
  
     to be more Catholic than the Pope to adhere more
        stringently to Roman Catholic practices and doctrine than
        is required by church doctrine; -- usually used in a
        negative sense to mean, to be excessively pious.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Puffin \Puf"fin\ (p[u^]f"f[i^]n), n. [Akin to puff.]
     1. (Zool.) An arctic sea bird Fratercula arctica) allied to
        the auks, and having a short, thick, swollen beak, whence
        the name; -- called also bottle nose, cockandy,
        coulterneb, marrot, mormon, pope, and sea
        parrot.
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     Note: The name is also applied to other related species, as
           the horned puffin ({Fratercula corniculata), the
           tufted puffin ({Lunda cirrhata), and the razorbill.
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     Manx puffin, the Manx shearwater. See under Manx.
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     2. (Bot.) The puffball.
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     3. A sort of apple. [Obs.] --Rider's Dict. (1640).
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ruff \Ruff\, Ruffe \Ruffe\, n. [OE. ruffe.] (Zool.)
     A small freshwater European perch ({Acerina vulgaris); --
     called also pope, blacktail, and stone perch, or
     striped perch.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  pope
      n 1: the head of the Roman Catholic Church [syn: pope,
           Catholic Pope, Roman Catholic Pope, pontiff, Holy
           Father, Vicar of Christ, Bishop of Rome]
      2: English poet and satirist (1688-1744) [syn: Pope,
         Alexander Pope]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  36 Moby Thesaurus words for "pope":
     Grand Penitentiary, Holy Father, abuna, antipope, archbishop,
     archdeacon, archpriest, bishop, bishop coadjutor, canon, cardinal,
     cardinal bishop, cardinal deacon, cardinal priest, chaplain,
     coadjutor, curate, dean, diocesan, ecclesiarch, exarch, hierarch,
     high priest, metropolitan, papa, patriarch, penitentiary, pontiff,
     prebendary, prelate, primate, rector, rural dean, subdean,
     suffragan, vicar
  
  

From Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856) :

  POPE. The chief of the catholic religion is so called. He is a temporal 
  prince. He is elected by certain officers called cardinals, and remains in 
  power during life. In the 9th Collation of the Authentics it is declared the 
  bishop of Rome hath the first place of sitting in all assemblies, and the 
  bishop of Constantinople the second. Ridley's View, part 1, chap. 3, sect. 
  10. 
       2. The pope has no political authority in the United States. 
  
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Pope -- U.S. County in Illinois
     Population (2000):    4413
     Housing Units (2000): 2351
     Land area (2000):     370.863411 sq. miles (960.531785 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    3.774572 sq. miles (9.776097 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    374.637983 sq. miles (970.307882 sq. km)
     Located within:       Illinois (IL), FIPS 17
     Location:             37.411400 N, 88.573261 W
     Headwords:
      Pope
      Pope, IL
      Pope County
      Pope County, IL
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Pope -- U.S. County in Minnesota
     Population (2000):    11236
     Housing Units (2000): 5827
     Land area (2000):     670.136238 sq. miles (1735.644816 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    47.151019 sq. miles (122.120574 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    717.287257 sq. miles (1857.765390 sq. km)
     Located within:       Minnesota (MN), FIPS 27
     Location:             45.592633 N, 95.447319 W
     Headwords:
      Pope
      Pope, MN
      Pope County
      Pope County, MN
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Pope -- U.S. County in Arkansas
     Population (2000):    54469
     Housing Units (2000): 22851
     Land area (2000):     811.900192 sq. miles (2102.811754 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    18.888635 sq. miles (48.921339 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    830.788827 sq. miles (2151.733093 sq. km)
     Located within:       Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
     Location:             35.330478 N, 93.084446 W
     Headwords:
      Pope
      Pope, AR
      Pope County
      Pope County, AR
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Pope-Vannoy Landing, AK -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Alaska
     Population (2000):    8
     Housing Units (2000): 19
     Land area (2000):     48.830214 sq. miles (126.469668 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    8.428282 sq. miles (21.829150 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    57.258496 sq. miles (148.298818 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            62125
     Located within:       Alaska (AK), FIPS 02
     Location:             59.537594 N, 154.530521 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Pope-Vannoy Landing, AK
      Pope-Vannoy Landing
      Pope, AK
      Pope
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Pope, MS -- U.S. village in Mississippi
     Population (2000):    241
     Housing Units (2000): 96
     Land area (2000):     1.011052 sq. miles (2.618613 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.011052 sq. miles (2.618613 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            59240
     Located within:       Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28
     Location:             34.214976 N, 89.944299 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     38658
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Pope, MS
      Pope
  

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