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(ὀστιάριος, from Lat. ostiarius, “doorkeeper”), a palace eunuch whose function was to introduce dignitaries to the emperor or empress; at the same time, the term was used as a title. ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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