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According to the Great Chain of Being ranking system how were the beings animals humans angels plants God sky objects and rocks ordered from highest to lowest?

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November 23, 2010 7:23PM

God

Angels

Kings/Queens

Archbishops

Dukes/Duchesses

Bishops

Marquises/Marchionesses

Earls/Countesses

Viscounts/Viscountesses

Barons/Baronesses

Abbots/Deacons

Knights/Local Officials

Ladies-in-Waiting

Priests/Monks

Squires

Pages

Messengers

Merchants/Shopkeepers

Tradesmen

Yeomen Farmers

Soldiers/Town Watch

Household Servants

Tennant Farmers

Shephards/Herders

Beggars

Actors

Thieves/Pirates

Gypsies

Animals

Birds

Worms

Plants

Rocks