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  1. dapifer(Noun)

    the servant that brings the meat to the table at a meal.

  2. dapifer(Noun)

    the official title of the steward in a medieval English nobleman's household.

  3. dapifer(Noun)

    the most senior of the five great officers of state in the medieval French royal court.

  4. Origin: From daps + fero.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dapifer(noun)

    one who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household

  2. Origin: [L., daps a feast + ferre to bear.]

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