Middle English weaver or seller of clothfrom Old French drapierfromdrapclothdrape
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Anglo-Normandraper, from Old French drapier, from drap + -ier
Draper Sentence Examples
Paul Stapfer (1870, 2nd ed., 1882); and many fresh particulars as to Sterne's relations with his wife and daughter, and also with the lady known as "Eliza" (Mrs Elizabeth Draper), are collected in Mr Sidney Lee's article in the Did.
Living cells were first seen in 1674 by Antony van Leeuwenhoek, a Dutch draper.
He was the son of a linen draper of the town of Bristol, where he was born in 1744.
He was an apprentice draper, teacher and biology student before he became a professional journalist and writer.
Draper offers the opinion that such incidents are not momentary slips on Trotsky's part.