Definition of verger:

part of speech: noun

Beadle in a cathedral.

part of speech: noun

One who carries a verge or emblem of authority: the beadle of a cathedral church: a pew- opener or attendant in church.

part of speech: noun

An officer who carries a rod as a sign of authority; in the English Church, an attendant on a bishop, a dean, etc.; in the Protestant Episcopal Church, one who takes care of a church building or property; a sexton.

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