Definition of nuntius in English:

nuntius

Pronunciation /ˈnʌntɪəs/ /ˈnʌn(t)ʃəs/

noun

  • 1Theatre
    A messenger. Compare "nuncio", nuncius .

  • 2Nuncio.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Shearmen & Taylors' Pageant. From classical Latin nuntius messenger, in post-classical Latin also papal nuncio, member of the Polish diet from nuntium message, of uncertain origin.