armiger

noun
ar·mi·ger | \ ˈär-mi-jər \

Definition of armiger 

1 : squire

2 : one entitled to bear heraldic arms

Other words from armiger

armigeral \är-ˈmi-jə-rəl \ adjective

First Known Use of armiger

circa 1550, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for armiger

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

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