What does APPARITOR mean?

APPARITOR meaning in General Dictionary

Formerly an officer which went to magistrates and judges to perform their particular instructions

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  • previously, an officer just who went to magistrates and judges to perform their particular requests.
  • A messenger or officer whom serves the process of an ecclesiastical courtroom.

APPARITOR meaning in Law Dictionary

n officer or messenger utilized to offer the process of the spiritual process of law in England and summon offenders. Cowell. In the civil law. An officer which waited upon a magistrate or superior officer, and executed his instructions. Calvin; Cod. 12, 53-57.


APPARITOR meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) previously, an officer which went to magistrates and judges to perform their sales.

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  • (n.) A messenger or officer whom acts the entire process of an ecclesiastical court.