Definition of neocorus
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LNS
neōcorus, neōcorī
neocorus
νεωκόρος
noun (m., 3rd Greek declension)
  1. a person having charge of a temple, the sweeper of a temple
  2. an overseer of a temple, who had to conduct and superintend the sacrifices
Abbreviations
neōcorus, i, m., = νεωκόρος, a person having charge of a temple, the sweeper of a temple: hujus (Serapis) simulacrum neocororum turba custodit, Firm. Math. de Err. Prof. Relig. med.; cf. id. Math. 3, 7, n. 9.

— Transf., an overseer of a temple, who had to conduct and superintend the sacrifices, Inscr. Orell. 2354.
 
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