purse bearer

noun

Definition of purse bearer 

1 : the bearer of a purse : treasurer, bursar

2 : an official of the British crown office who bears the great seal before the lord chancellor

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History and Etymology for purse bearer

Middle English pursberer, from purs purse + berere, berer bearer

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