chamberer

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[ cheym-ber-er ]
/ ˈtʃeɪm bər ər /

noun Archaic.

a man who frequents ladies' chambers; gallant.

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Origin of chamberer

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1200–50; Middle English: chamberlain < Anglo-French; see chamber, -er2

Definition for chamberer (2 of 2)

chamberer2
[ cheym-ber-er ]
/ ˈtʃeɪm bər ər /

noun Obsolete.

Origin of chamberer

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1350–1400; Middle English chamberere < Anglo-French, feminine of chamberer chamberlain; see chamberer1
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