A treasurer or money keeper a purser since the bursar of a college or of a monastery
- the treasurer at a college or college
- A treasurer, or cash keeper; a purser; as, the bursar of a university, or of a monastery.
- students to who a stipend or bursary is paid for their complete or limited assistance.
treasurer of a college.
"treasurer of a college," 1580s, from Anglo-Latin burser "treasurer" (13c.), from Medieval Latin bursarius "purse-bearer," from bursa (see purse (n.)). Relevant: Bursarial.
(letter.) A treasurer, or cash keeper; a purser; as, the bursar of a college, or of a monastery.
- (n.) Students to whom a stipend or bursary is paid for their total or partial support.
About 14 9 0); but his earliest definite appearance in the records is as junior bursar of Magdalen College in 1498-1499, and senior bursar in 1 499150o, an office he was compelled to resign for applying funds to the completion of the great tower without sufficient authority (W.