dapifer definition

  • noun:
    • the servant that brings the meat towards the table at meals.
    • the state title of this steward in a medieval English nobleman's household.
    • the essential senior of five great officials of state in medieval French royal courtroom.
    • a person who brings animal meat towards dining table; therefore, in certain countries, the state name of this grand master or steward associated with the king's or a nobleman's family.
    • A court authoritative corresponding into steward of a regular family. Occasionally known as discthegn.

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