Origin of currierMiddle English curriour from Old French corier from Classical Latin coriarius from corium, hide (see corium): influenced, influence by associated, association with curry
The definition of a currier is a person who applies finishing techniques, including coloring, to leather after it is tanned.
A person who gives color to leather and otherwise finishes it is an example of a currier.
One that prepares tanned hides for use.
Origin of currierMiddle English curreiour from Old French from Latin coriārius from corium leather ; see sker-1 in Indo-European roots.
- A specialist in the leather processing industry.
From Old French corier, from Latin coriarius (“tanner, currier”).
- Such clothing can make you feel like you're a Currier and Ives print come to life.
- This came in by currier a few minutes ago, sir.
- This view was represented in Asia Minor about the year 170 by the anti-Montanistic Alogi, so called by Epiphanius on account of their rejection of the Fourth Gospel; it was also taught at Rome about the end of the 2nd century by Theodotus of Byzantium, a currier, who was excommunicated by Bishop Victor, and at a later date by Artemon, excommunicated by Zephyrinus.
- Currier, History of Newbury from the First Settlement of the Town to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century (Boston, 1902), History of Newburyport, 17641905 (Newburyport, 1906), and Ould Newbury, Historical and Biographical Sketches (Boston, 1898).
- Thus, the founder's twelve chief disciples include, besides Brahmans, a weaver, a currier, a Rajput, a Jat and a barber - for, they argue, seeing that Bhagavan, the Holy One (Vishnu), became incarnate even in animal form, a Bhakta (believer) may be born even in the lowest of castes.