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EtymologyEdit

Latin bibliothecarius: compare French bibliothécaire.

NounEdit

bibliothecary (plural bibliothecaries)

  1. (obsolete) A librarian.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Evelyn to this entry?)
    • Bishop Hall
      What I said in my epistle to my reverend friend and master, Doctor James, the incomparably industrious and learned bibliothecary of Oxford, I profess still; but I hold those canons of the apostles uncanonical.