cimeliarch

[si-mee-lee-ahrk]

noun

a room for keeping the valuables of a church.

Nearby words

  1. cimarosa, domenico,
  2. cimarron,
  3. cimbalom,
  4. cimbri,
  5. cimelia,
  6. ciment fondu,
  7. cimetidine,
  8. cimex,
  9. cimices,
  10. cimmerian

Origin of cimeliarch

1650–60; < Late Latin cīmēliarcha < Late Greek keimēliárchē treasury guard. See cimelia, -arch

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