"Sir, I have the pleasure to inform you that you are discharged," said that functionary.
Opposite to this functionary was a bench whereon the witnesses were placed.
Its functionary is a priest, who offers sacrifice, and performs the ceremonies of an elaborate ritual.
I do not know if this be true, but of the functionary we might say as often as not, he does not think, he is thought.
The cases which came beneath the jurisdiction of this functionary were tried in a large hall of the palace.
It means, of course, when the functionary in question is a man who has his wits about him.
The place of that functionary would, in an English Court, be filled by a temporarily appointed counsel for the Crown.
This functionary did not seem at all surprised at our reappearance.
The taupo or "village maiden" is a functionary as indispensable to a Samoan village as a chief, or even a missionary.
Justice Parsons, of Gloucester, was a functionary of this sort.