- a register of charters, title deeds, etc.
- an archivist.
Origin of chartulary
Examples from the Web for chartulary
Historical Examples of chartulary
The same author has called attention to some obituary notes in the calendar prefixed to the Chartulary of Derley abbey.The Great Pestilence (A.D. 1348-9)
Francis Aidan Gasquet
The documents of which the chartulary is composed are of high interest, and commence in the eighth century.
- a variant of cartulary
Word Origin and History for chartulary
"collection of charters," from Medieval Latin chartularium, from Latin chartula (see charter (n.)).