pardoner

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noun par·don·er \ˈpärd-nər, ˈpär-dən-ər\

Definition of pardoner

  1. 1 :  a medieval preacher delegated to raise money for religious works by soliciting offerings and granting indulgences

  2. 2 :  one that pardons

14th Century

First Known Use of pardoner

14th century


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