camerlengo

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

Definition of camerlengo

plural camerlengos
:a cardinal who heads the Apostolic Camera

Origin and Etymology of camerlengo

Italian camarlingo


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