chantry priest

noun

Definition of chantry priest

: the incumbent of a chantry endowment

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History and Etymology for chantry priest

Middle English chanterie prest, from chanterie chantry + prest priest

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“Chantry priest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chantry%20priest. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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