clerk

  • 41 Clerk — This interesting name, with variant spellings Clerc, de Clerk, De Cler(c)q and (De) Klerk, is a Flemish or Dutch form of the English name Clerk, itself an occupational name for a scribe, secretary, or member of a minor religious order. The word… …

    Surnames reference

  • 42 clerk — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. salesperson, man, or woman; registrar, scribe, secretary; copyist, writer. See writing, accounting, auxiliary. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A person engaged in selling] Syn. salesclerk, salesperson,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 43 clerk — [11] Clerk and its relatives cleric and clergy owe their existence ultimately to a Biblical reference, in Deuteronomy xviii 2, to the Levites, members of an Israelite tribe whose men were assistants to the Temple priests: ‘Therefore shall they… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 44 clerk — See: room clerk or desk clerk …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 45 clerk — /klak / (say klahk), or, Chiefly US /klɜk/ (say klerk) noun 1. someone employed in an office, shop, etc., to keep records or accounts, attend to correspondence, etc. 2. US an assistant in business, especially a retail salesperson. 3. someone who… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 46 clerk — In the earlier days of the common law, a word for an educated person, that is to say, as of that period, a clergyman, one of the clergy who for want of education of other classes, became judicial officers and were known to be such from their… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 47 clerk — [11] Clerk and its relatives cleric and clergy owe their existence ultimately to a Biblical reference, in Deuteronomy xviii 2, to the Levites, members of an Israelite tribe whose men were assistants to the Temple priests: ‘Therefore shall they… …

    Word origins

  • 48 clerk — clerkish, adj. clerklike, adj. clerkship, n. /klerrk/; Brit. /klahrk/, n. 1. a person employed, as in an office, to keep records, file, type, or perform other general office tasks. 2. a salesclerk. 3. a person who keeps the records and performs… …

    Universalium

  • 49 clerk — klɑːk n. bureaucrat, minor office worker; recorder, book keeper; salesperson; member of the clergy v. work as a clerk …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 50 clerk — Officer of court who files pleadings, motions, judgments, etc., issues process, and keeps records of court proceedings. Functions and duties of clerks of court are usually specified by statute or court rules; e.g. Fed.R. Civil P. 77, 79. Person… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 51 clerk — Officer of court who files pleadings, motions, judgments, etc., issues process, and keeps records of court proceedings. Functions and duties of clerks of court are usually specified by statute or court rules; e.g. Fed.R. Civil P. 77, 79. Person… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 52 CLERK — Computerized Law Enforcement Record Keeping (Governmental » Police) …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 53 clerk — [wym. klerk] m III, DB. a, N. clerkkiem; lm M. owie, DB. ów → klerk …

    Słownik języka polskiego

  • 54 clerk — A person who works in a food store, bank, office or any setting where products or services are exchanged …

    Combined glossary of agriculture

  • 55 clerk — sb. RG. 471, 472, 496 adj. == learned. St Kath. 4 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 56 clerk — n. 1. Recorder, registrar, scribe, secretary. 2. Leader of responses (in the Episcopal service). 3. [U. S.] Assistant (in a place of business), accountant, salesman, saleswoman. 4. [Archaic] Scholar, man of letters, lettered man …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 57 clerk — n 1. office worker, record keeper, filer; secretary, typist, transcriber, transcriptionist; stenographer, recorder, notary, notetaker, shorthand writer, Law. prothonotary, (in ancient Greece and Rome) ta chygrapher, Obs. brachygrapher,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 58 clerk —  Клерк …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 59 clerk — [klɑːk] , American [klɜːk] noun [C] 1) someone whose job is to look after the documents in an office 2) American a shop assistant 3) American a receptionist in a hotel …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 60 clerk —   Kākau ōlelo, kupakako …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary