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What is a Butler?
        , an honorable officer of the king's household, called ''cupbearer" Neh 1:11, it being his duty to fill and bear the cup or drinking-vessel to the king. The chief butler had the charge and oversight of the rest. Gen 40:1-13.

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Schaff, Philip, Dr. "Biblical Definition for 'butler' in Schaffs Bible Dictionary". - Schaff's

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