protonotary

[ proh-ton-uh-ter-ee, proht-n-oh-tuh-ree ]

noun,plural pro·ton·o·tar·ies.

Other words from protonotary

  • pro·ton·o·tar·y·ship, noun

Words Nearby protonotary

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How to use protonotary in a sentence

  • I was sent forward to inform Caterina of the last occurrences and of the protonotary's desire for an interview.

    The Making of a Saint | William Somerset Maugham
  • And the second time two of the officers returned and told the protonotary to come, for he should be safe.

    Ave Roma Immortalis, Vol. 2 | Francis Marion Crawford
  • Nevertheless Colonna, the protonotary, mounted his horse to ride over to the Vatican.

    Ave Roma Immortalis, Vol. 2 | Francis Marion Crawford
  • No one spoke, but the expression on the protonotary's face grew darker.

    The Making of a Saint | William Somerset Maugham
  • The protonotary did not answer, but walked sulkily into the house.

    The Making of a Saint | William Somerset Maugham