Chartophylacium


Chartophylacium
A chest for papers or files, for documents of a legal nature. [< Lat. Charta = a page or record + phylacterium = valuation of an estate]

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  • chartophylacium — /kahr toh fi lay sheuhm/, n., pl. chartophylacia / sheuh/. (in a medieval church) a place for the keeping of records and documents. [ < LGk chartophylákion, equiv. to charto (comb. form of chártes; see CHARTA) + phylákion a guard, watch; see… …   Universalium

  • chartophylacium — /kahr toh fi lay sheuhm/, n., pl. chartophylacia / sheuh/. (in a medieval church) a place for the keeping of records and documents. [ < LGk chartophylákion, equiv. to charto (comb. form of chártes; see CHARTA) + phylákion a guard, watch; see… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chartophȳlar — (gr.), Kirchenbeamter in Constantinopel seit dem 6. Jahrh., Anfangs Bewahrer der kirchlichen Utensilien u. Kostbarkeiten, später der Kirchenarchivar u. oberster Secretär, welcher die öffentlichen Briefe besorgte, die Documente verwahrte u. die zu …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • chartophylax — /kahr tof euh laks /, n. Gk. Orth. Ch. an official who serves chiefly as the chancellor and archivist of a diocese. [1875 80; < LGk, Gk, equiv. to charto (see CHARTOPHYLACIUM + phýlax watcher, guard] * * * …   Universalium

  • Ecclesiastical Archives — • A collection of documents, records, and memorials, pertaining to the origin, foundation, growth, history, and constitutions of a diocese, parish, monastery, or religious community under the jurisdiction of the Church Catholic Encyclopedia.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • ARCHIVUM seu ARCHIUM, ARCEPS — etc. Locus seu scrinium, ubi Chartae publicae asservantur, vide infra Chartophylacium. Etiam Archia, apud Tertullian. contra Marc. l. 3. Graece Α᾿ρχεῖα, Suid. Vetus Inscr. inedita, reperta nuper A. C. 1670. Smyrnae, in area Consulis Batavi. ΝΑΙΣ …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • CAPELLA — I. CAPELLA Poeta. De quo Oiud. de Ponto, l. 4. El. 16. v. 36. Clauderet imparibus verba Capella modis. II. CAPELLA atx Gall. munita, in Picard. et tirasciae tractu, vix 1. leuc. ab oesia fluv. 4. leuc. ab Avenna in Austrum in confinio Hannoniae,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • CHARTOPHYLAX — in Ecclesia Constantinopolitana, custos erat annuli Patriarchalis, quem ille a Patriatcha sollenniter acceptum, in pectore gestabat; ut dictum: quemadmodum Magno Logothetae vel etiam Accubitori palae, cura annuli vel sigilli, quô literae… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • ormaire — Ormaire, Semble meilleur, Armaire, a nomine Armarium. Ormaire où on reserre les livres, Chartophylacium …   Thresor de la langue françoyse


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