chamberer

1 of 2

noun (1)

plural -s
obsolete

chamberer

2 of 2

noun (2)

plural -s
archaic

Word History

Etymology

Noun (1)

Middle English chamberere, chambrier, from Middle French chamberiere, feminine of chamberier chamberlain, from Late Latin camerarius, from Late Latin camera + Latin -arius -er

Noun (2)

Middle English, chamberlain, from Middle French chamberier

First Known Use

Noun (1)

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1592, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of chamberer was in the 14th century

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“Chamberer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chamberer. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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