Other Word Forms of Crosier
Origin of Crosier
From Middle English ; originally referring to the staff bearer, from a merger of Old French words crocier (“bearer of a cross”) and croisier (“one who bears or has to do with a cross”), ultimately from Latin crux (“cross”).
Middle English croser from Old French crossier staff bearer (influenced by croisier one who bears a cross) from crosse crosier of Germanic origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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