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Meaning of NUMERARY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Nu"mer*a*ry\, a. [LL. numerarius: cf. F.
num['e]raire.]
Belonging to a certain number; counting as one of a
collection or body.

      A supernumerary canon, when he obtains a prebend,
      becomes a numerary canon.                --Ayliffe.

 

 

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