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camerlengo

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noun, cam·er·len·go \ˌka-mər-ˈleŋ-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of camerlengo

plural camerlengos

  1. :  a cardinal who heads the Apostolic Camera



Origin of camerlengo

Italian camarlingo


First Known Use: 1753


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