a sailor; seaman
Origin of marinerMiddle English marinere ; from Anglo-French mariner (OFr marinier) ; from Medieval Latin marinarius ; from Classical Latin marinus, marine
One who navigates or assists in navigating a ship.
Origin of marinerMiddle English, from Old French marinier, from marin, marine; see marine.
- A sailor.
- (baseball) A player on the team the Seattle Mariners.
- Jones became a Mariner as the result of a pre-season trade.