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Definition of Clerk
ClerkClerk Clerk (?; in Eng. ?; 277), n. [Either OF. clerc, fr. L.
clericus a priest, or AS. clerc, cleric, clerk, priest, fr.
L. clericus, fr. Gr. ? belonging to the clergy, fr. ? lot,
allotment, clergy; cf. Deut. xviii. 2. Cf. Clergy.]
1. A clergyman or ecclesiastic. [Obs.]
All persons were styled clerks that served in the
church of Christ. --Ayliffe.
2. A man who could read; a scholar; a learned person; a man
of letters. [Obs.] ``Every one that could read . . . being
accounted a clerk.' --Blackstone.
He was no great clerk, but he was perfectly well
versed in the interests of Europe. --Burke.
3. A parish officer, being a layman who leads in reading the
responses of the Episcopal church service, and otherwise
assists in it. [Eng.] --Hook.
And like unlettered clerk still cry ``Amen'.
4. One employed to keep records or accounts; a scribe; an
accountant; as, the clerk of a court; a town clerk.
The clerk of the crown . . . withdrew the bill.
Note: In some cases, clerk is synonymous with secretary. A
clerk is always an officer subordinate to a higher
officer, board, corporation, or person; whereas a
secretary may be either a subordinate or the head of an
office or department.
5. An assistant in a shop or store. [U. S.]
Meaning of Clerk from wikipedia
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of works Court clerk
Law clerk Legal clerk
Lord Justice Clerk
- James Clerk Maxwell
FRSE FRS (13 June 1831 – 5 November
1879) was a Scottish mathematician
and scientist responsible
for the classical theory
- A law clerk
or a judicial clerk
is an individual—generally an attorney—who provides direct
****istance and counsel
to a judge
in making legal
- generally referred
to as the town clerk
, township clerk
, city clerk
, village clerk
, borough clerk
secretary, or county clerk
. Other titles
- A court clerk
(British English clerk
to the court, /klɑːk/; American English clerk
of the court
of court, /klɝk/) is an officer
of the court
- The Night Clerk
is a 2020 American crime drama
Cristofer. It stars
Tye Sheridan, Ana de Armas, John Leguizamo
(muni****l official) Court clerk Clerk
of the Supreme Court
of the United States Clerk
of the Closet, held by a diocesan bishop Deputy Clerk
- The clerk
, chief clerk
, or secretary
of a legislative chamber
is the senior administrative officer responsible
that its business
- "The Clerk
's Tale" is the first
tale of Group
E (Fragment IV) in Geoffrey
Chaucer's The Canterbury
Tales. It is preceded
by The Summoner's Tale and followed...
role is advocate's clerk
1,200 barristers' clerks
and Wales. Around
350 are senior clerks
. A group
of 20 barristers...
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