chamberer

1
[ cheym-ber-er ]
/ ˈtʃeɪm bər ər /
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noun Archaic.

a man who frequents ladies' chambers; gallant.

Nearby words

  1. chamber tomb,
  2. chamber-lye,
  3. chamber-pot,
  4. chambered,
  5. chambered nautilus,
  6. chamberhand,
  7. chamberlain,
  8. chamberlain, joseph,
  9. chamberlain, neville,
  10. chamberlain, sir austen

Origin of chamberer

1
1200–50; Middle English: chamberlain < Anglo-French; see chamber, -er2

chamberer

2
[ cheym-ber-er ]
/ ˈtʃeɪm bər ər /

noun Obsolete.

Origin of chamberer

2
1350–1400; Middle English chamberere < Anglo-French, feminine of chamberer chamberlain; see chamberer1

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