Dapifer definition

The servant that brings the meat to the table at a meal.
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The official title of the steward in a medieval English nobleman's household.
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The most senior of the five great officers of state in the medieval French royal court.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
dapifer
Plural:
dapifers

Origin of dapifer

  • From Late Latin dapifer, from Latin daps (“feast”) + ferō (“bear”).

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