What does the word parish mean?

Usage examples for parish

  1. I should think they might be of use in your parish. – Mrs. Falchion, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009
  2. Our parish may be small, and we may be lights indoors, shining for only one neglected soul in the house, or for young ones who have to be trained for the Lord, or for the men on our own staircase in college, or with whom we walk in afternoons. – Memoranda Sacra by J. Rendel Harris