Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ARMIGER

Pronunciation:  '├órmijur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a nobleman entitled to bear heraldic arms
  2. [n]  a squire carrying the armor of a knight
 

ARMIGER is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: armor-bearer
 
 See Also: Lord, noble, nobleman, squire

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ar"mi*ger\, n. [L. armiger armor bearer; arma arms +
gerere to bear.]
Formerly, an armor bearer, as of a knight, an esquire who
bore his shield and rendered other services. In later use,
one next in degree to a knight, and entitled to armorial
bearings. The term is now superseded by esquire. --Jacob.

 

 

COPYRIGHT ┬ę 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY