Definition of celebret in English:

celebret

noun

  • A document, signed and sealed by a bishop or other ecclesiastical authority, giving a priest permission to say mass in a diocese other than his own.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From classical Latin celebret ‘let him celebrate’, 3rd person singular present subjunctive of celebrāre celebrate.

Pronunciation

celebret

/ˈsɛlɪbrɛt/