Saint Nicholas's clerk

noun Saint Nich·o·las's clerk \-ˈnik(ə)ləs(ə̇z)-\

Definition of Saint Nicholas's clerk


  1. :  thief, highwayman

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Origin and Etymology of saint nicholas's clerk

after St. Nicholas of Myra †about 352, patron saint of travelers

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to cast off or become cast off

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