medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture
Laura Jacobus wrote:

Piggy-backing onto Meg's query, has anyone any good suggestions for how to translate 'preposito'? It's the term used for the head priest of a 'prepositura', and as I understand it that's a clerical community in a privately-founded institution. I've been using 'provost' but am open to better suggestions.

Yes, "Provost" is the standard translation of 'praepositus'.

John Briggs

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