Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

obedientiary

/əʊˌbiːdɪˈɛnʃərɪ/
noun (pl) -ries
1.
(Christianity) the holder of any monastic office under the superior
Word Origin
C18: from Medieval Latin obedientiarius; see obedient, -ary
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for obedientiary
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Nearby words for obedientiary

Word Value for obedientiary

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends