servitor

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Servitor \Serv"i*tor\, noun [L., fr. servire to serve: cf. F. serviteur.]

1. One who serves; a servant; an attendant; one who acts under another; a follower or adherent.

Your trusty and most valiant servitor. --Shak.

2. (Univ. of Oxford, Eng.) An undergraduate, partly supported by the college funds, whose duty it formerly was to wait at table. A servitor corresponded to a sizar in Cambridge and Dublin universities.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

servitor

noun

1: someone who performs the duties of an attendant for someone else


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