noun. ['ˈnʌnsiːoʊ'] (Roman Catholic Church) a diplomatic representative of the Pope having ambassadorial status.
- papal nuncio
- nuntius (Latin)
Rhymes with Papal Nuncio
adjective. ['ˈpeɪpəl'] proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles.