seneschal


sen·e·schal

noun \ˈse-nə-shəl\

Definition of SENESCHAL

:  an agent or steward in charge of a lord's estate in feudal times

Origin of SENESCHAL

Middle English, from Anglo-French, of Germanic origin; akin to Gothic sineigs old and to Old High German scalc servant — more at senior
First Known Use: 14th century

Other Job Terms

factotum, milliner, ostler, scrivener, tinker, webster, wordsmith

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