Noun Definition


1.Definition: an official stationed at the entrance of a courtroom or legislative chamber

Related Noun(s):usher

Category: People

2.Definition: someone who guards an entrance

Related Noun(s):door guard, doorman, gatekeeper, hall porter, ostiary, porter

Category: People

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

Related Noun(s):ostiarius, ostiary

Category: People