Definitions for "Abbot of Arbroath"
Abbot of Arbroath (and later Commendator) was the head of the Tironensian Benedictine monastic community of Arbroath Abbey, Angus, Scotland, founded under the patronage of King William of Scotland from Kelso Abbey and dedicated to St Thomas of Canterbury. Arbroath Abbey became the wealthiest and most powerful abbey in later medieval Scotland.