Butler vs. Majordomo

Butler vs. Majordomo — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Butler and Majordomo

Butlernoun

A manservant having charge of wines and liquors.

Majordomonoun

The head servant or official in a royal Spanish or Italian household; later, any head servant in a wealthy household in a foreign country; a leading servant or butler.

Butlernoun

The chief male servant of a household who has charge of other employees, receives guests, directs the serving of meals, and performs various personal services.

Majordomonoun

A manager of a hacienda, ranch or estate.

Butlernoun

A valet, a male personal attendant.

Majordomonoun

Any overseer, organizer, person in command.

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Butlerverb

To buttle, to dispense wines or liquors; to take the place of a butler.

Butlernoun

a manservant (usually the head servant of a household) who has charge of wines and the table