Definition of pro-nuncio in English:

pro-nuncio

noun

  • A papal ambassador to a country that does not accord the Pope's ambassador automatic precedence over other ambassadors.

Origin

1960s: from Italian pro-nunzio, from pro- ‘before’ + nunzio ‘nuncio’.

Pronunciation

pro-nuncio

/prəʊˈnʌnsɪəʊ//prəʊˈnʌnʃɪəʊ/