What does castellan mean?

castellan meaning in General Dictionary

A governor or warden of a palace

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  • A governor or warden of a castle.

castellan meaning in Etymology Dictionary

belated 14c., from Old North French castelain (Modern French ch

Sentence Examples with the word castellan

JAN ZAMOYSKI (1541-1605), Polish statesman, was the son of Stanislaw, Castellan of Chelm, and Anna Herburtowna, who belonged to one of the most ancient and illustrious families in Poland.

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