prebendary

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noun preb·en·dary \ˈpre-bən-ˌder-ē\

Definition of prebendary

plural

prebendaries

  1. 1 :  a clergyman receiving a prebend for officiating and serving in the church

  2. 2 :  an honorary canon in a cathedral chapter

15th Century

First Known Use of prebendary

15th century


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