centenier

noun cen·te·nier \¦sentən¦i(ə)r, -iə\

Definition of centenier

plural

-s

  1. :  a police officer in the island of Jersey

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Origin and Etymology of centenier

Middle English centener, from (assumed) Old French centenier (whence Middle French centenier), from Late Latin centenarius, from Latin centenarius of a hundred


First Known Use: 1876


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