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From Italian.


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camerlengo (plural camerlengos)

  1. chamberlain; the cardinal who administers the Roman Catholic Church in the interregnum between Popes


 >Italian[edit]  >Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *kamerling (whence Old High German chamarling and French chambellan). The root of the word is Latin camera; the word was probably coined at the court of Frankish kings.


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camerlengo m (plural camerlenghi)

  1. chamberlain

 >Portuguese[edit]  >Noun[edit]

camerlengo m (plural camerlengos)

  1. camerlengo (cardinal who administers the Roman Catholic Church during the interregnum)