- a monk in charge of the library and scriptorium in a monastery.
Origin of armarian
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In all cases the armarian was instructed to make a short memorandum of the name of the book which he had lent or received.
Besides the duties which we have enumerated, there were others which it was the province of the armarian to fulfil.