Pincernarius


Pincernarius
An officer of the buttery, i.e. a butler. -

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

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  • Pincerna — A pincerna was a butler in the household; from the 11c an important member of the royal household. Cf. Pincernarius; Dapifer …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases


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