noun, plural pro·ton·o·tar·ies.
Examples from the Web for protonotary
The protonotary did not answer, but walked sulkily into the house.
Nevertheless Colonna, the Protonotary, mounted his horse to ride over to the Vatican.
No one spoke, but the expression on the protonotary's face grew darker.
The protonotary was in the chair and three clerks were keeping the minutes.The Red Room|August Strindberg
And the second time two of the officers returned and told the Protonotary to come, for he should be safe.