- (in France) a public official authorized by the state to attest and certify certain legal documents, oversee property transactions, etc
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Examples from the Web for notaire
I must see my lawyer—my notaire, mademoiselle—in the morning, and arrange my affairs.The Burglars' Club
Henry A. Hering
Bazot, Notaire Amiens, had an imitation of the old style of armorial plate, with a ribbon on which the dates 1548 and 1848 appear.French Book-plates
The notaire, hastening to Cedillo, takes up hastily son manteau et son chapeau.
First and most resplendent of them appeared the individual whom Olwen rightly guessed to be the notaire from Bordeaux.The Disturbing Charm