Definition of artifex in English:

artifex

noun

  • Artificer.

Origin

Early 17th century. From classical Latin artific-, artifex practitioner of an art, expert practitioner of any art, skilled workman, craftsman, artist, performer, maker, creator, author, contriver, perpetrator from arti-, alternative stem of ars + -fex, combining form of facere to do, make.

Pronunciation

artifex

/ˈɑːtɪfɛks/