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Definition of Servant
ServantServant Serv"ant, n. [OE. servant, servaunt, F. servant, a &
p. pr. of servir to serve, L. servire. See Serve, and cf.
1. One who serves, or does services, voluntarily or on
compulsion; a person who is employed by another for menial
offices, or for other labor, and is subject to his
command; a person who labors or exerts himself for the
benefit of another, his master or employer; a subordinate
helper. ``A yearly hired servant.' --Lev. xxv. 53.
Men in office have begun to think themselves mere
agents and servants of the appointing power, and not
agents of the government or the country. --D.
Note: In a legal sense, stewards, factors, bailiffs, and
other agents, are servants for the time they are
employed in such character, as they act in
subordination to others. So any person may be legally
the servant of another, in whose business, and under
whose order, direction, and control, he is acting for
the time being. --Chitty.
2. One in a state of subjection or bondage.
Thou wast a servant in the land of Egypt. --Deut. v.
3. A professed lover or suitor; a gallant. [Obs.]
In my time a servant was I one. --Chaucer.
Servant of servants, one debased to the lowest condition of
Your humble servant, or Your obedient servant, phrases of
civility often used in closing a letter.
Our betters tell us they are our humble servants,
but understand us to be their slaves. --Swift.
Servant Serv"ant, v. t.
To subject. [Obs.] --Shak.
Meaning of Servant from wikipedia
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in large households
of the servants
of God (Latin: servus servorum
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- who are public servants
but not civil servants
. A civil servant
is a public servant
but a public servant
is not necessarily
a civil servant
. The study
- Servant leadership
is a leadership philosophy
the goal of the leader
is to serve. This is different
from traditional leadership where
- A servant
is a person working within
an employer's household. Servant
, Puy-de-Dôme, France
(1963 film), a...
of God" is a term used for individuals
by various religions
for people believed
to be pious
in the faith's tradition. In the Catholic
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as Ungrateful Servant
, Unmerciful Servant
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- Aberdeenshire, to Margaret
Leys and John Brown, and went to work as an outdoor servant
(in Scots ghillie
or gillie) at Balmoral
Castle, which Queen Victoria
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