someone who guards an entrance
One who is employed to guard an entrance or gateway.
A person whose work is opening the door of a building for those who enter or leave, hailing taxicabs, etc.
A person employed to carry burdens, especially an attendant who carries travelers' baggage at a hotel or transportation station.
the lowest of the minor Holy Orders in the unreformed Western Church but now suppressed by the Roman Catholic Church
Find another word for ostiary. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ostiary, like: door guard, doorkeeper, doorman, hall-porter, porter, gatekeeper and ostiarius.