noun ar·mi·ger \ˈär-mi-jər\

Definition of armiger

  1. 1 :  squire

  2. 2 :  one entitled to bear heraldic arms


play \är-ˈmi-jə-rəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of armiger

Medieval Latin, from Latin, armor-bearer, from armiger bearing arms, from arma arms + gerere to carry

First Known Use: circa 1550

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