Origin of pardoner
Examples from the Web for pardoner
Historical Examples of pardoner
Death the liberator, the deliverer, the pardoner, the peace-maker!The Manxman
In 1562 the Council of Trent abolished the office of “pardoner.”
Here follows, at considerable length, the adventure of the Pardoner.Chaucer's Works, Volume 3 (of 7)
Having got well into his stride, the Pardoner passes on to the promised tale.
It is not in the least such a tale as the pilgrims expect from the Pardoner.
"man licensed to sell papal pardons or indulgences," mid-14c., agent noun from pardon (v.).