Tanner meaning

tănər
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One that tans hides.
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A self-tanner.
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The code name for the Xeon version of the Pentium III chip. See Xeon.
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A person whose occupation is to tan hides, or convert them into leather by the use of tan.
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(UK, colloquial) A coin, the sixpenny bit.
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An occupational surname for a tanner.
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A male given name, modern transferred use of the surname.
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A sixpenny coin formerly used in Britain; a sixpence.
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A person whose work is tanning hides.
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(brit., informal) A sixpence.
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Origin of tanner

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Probably from the name of the coin designer, John Sigismund Tanner (died 1775)

    From Wiktionary

  • tan +"Ž -er

    From Wiktionary