Translation of prebendary in Spanish:

prebendary

prebendado, n.

Pronunciation /ˈprɛbənˌdɛri//ˈprɛb(ə)nd(ə)ri/

nounPlural prebendaries

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    prebendado masculine
    • Cathedrals which were not monastic foundations, and collegiate churches, were served by secular clergy, the canons or prebendaries, who constituted the capitular body or chapter.
    • It was an emotional moment in a moving funeral service conducted by the prebendary at Wells Cathedral, Somerset.