a person who makes, sells, or repairs knives and other cutting tools
Origin of cutlerMiddle English and Anglo-French cuteler from Old French coutelier from Medieval Latin cultellarius, one who makes knives from Classical Latin cultellus: see cutlass
One who makes, repairs, or sells knives or other cutting instruments.
Origin of cutlerMiddle English cuteler from Old French coutelier from coutel knife ; see cutlass .
- One whose business is making or dealing in cutlery.
From Old French coutelier (“knife-maker”).