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armorist

[ ahr-mer-ist ]
/ ˈɑr mər ɪst /
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noun

a person who is an expert at heraldry.

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Origin of armorist

First recorded in 1580–90; armor + -ist
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  • The ‘atchievement’ of Cæsar was, if we may trust the same learned armorist, Or, an eagle displayed with two heads sable.

    The Curiosities of Heraldry|Mark Antony Lower
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