Definition of communar in English:

communar

noun

Christian Church
  • An administrator of a monastic or ecclesiastical community. In later use: (specifically at Chichester Cathedral) a layman responsible for the financial administration of the cathedral; the bursar.

Origin

Early 18th century. From post-classical Latin communarius official administering a common fund from communa + classical Latin -ārius.

Pronunciation

communar

/ˈkɒmjʊnɑː/