Lord High Treasurer

noun see treasurer.

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  • Lord High Treasurer — William Cecil, 1. Baron Burghley mit weißem Stab als Insignium der Macht Das Amt des Lord High Treasurer oder Lord Treasurer ist ein altes englisches (nach 1707 britisches) Regierungsamt. Der Inhaber dieses Postens fungiert als Oberhaupt der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lord High Treasurer — Lord High Treasurer, (formerly) a high officer of the British Crown who was in charge of the government s revenue …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord High Treasurer — The post of Lord High Treasurer or Lord Treasurer is an old English (after 1707, British) government position. The holder of the post is third highest of the Great Officers of State, ranking below the Lord High Chancellor and above the Lord… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord High Treasurer — Formerly the chief treasurer of England, who had charge of the moneys in the exchequer, the chancellor of the exchequer being under him. He appointed all revenue officers and escheaters, and leased crown lands. The office is obsolete, and his… …   Black's law dictionary

  • lord high treasurer — An officer who was formerly the chief treasurer of England …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • lord high treasurer — An officer formerly existing in England, who had the charge of the royal revenues and customs duties, and of leasing the crown lands. His functions are now vested in the lords commissioners of the treasury …   Black's law dictionary

  • Lord high treasurer of England — Treasurer Treas ur*er, n. [OE. tresourer, F. tr[ e]sorier.] One who has the care of a treasure or treasure or treasury; an officer who receives the public money arising from taxes and duties, or other sources of revenue, takes charge of the same …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord High Treasurer of Ireland — The Lord High Treasurer of Ireland was the chief financial officer of that kingdom until the treasuries of Great Britain and Ireland were united in 1817. The designation High was added in 1695.Lord Treasurers of Ireland 1217 1695*1217 ndash;1232 …   Wikipedia

  • lord high treasurer of england — Usage: capitalized E : the former third great officer of the crown whose duties are now executed by the Treasury Board …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adelelm (Lord High Treasurer) — Infobox Officeholder honorific prefix = name =Adelelm honorific suffix = imagesize = small caption = order = 2nd office = Lord High Treasurer term start =c.1136 term end =1139 vicepresident = viceprimeminister = deputy = lieutenant = monarch =… …   Wikipedia

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