Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A superintendent or keeper of a church's valuables; a churchwarden.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A superintendent or keeper of a church's valuables; a churchwarden.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A warden or keeper of valuable objects belonging to a church.
  • n. The apartment in ancient churches where the plate and vestments were deposited; the treasure-chamber of a church.

Etymologies

Latin cimeliarcha, from Ancient Greek treasurer. (Wiktionary)

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