What does ostiary mean?

Definitions for ostiary

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ostiary.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. doorkeeper, ostiary, ostiarius(noun)

    the lowest of the minor Holy Orders in the unreformed Western Church but now suppressed by the Roman Catholic Church

  2. doorkeeper, doorman, door guard, hall porter, porter, gatekeeper, ostiary(noun)

    someone who guards an entrance

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ostiary

    os′ti-ar-i, n. the doorkeeper of a church.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ostiary in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ostiary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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