Stoker

[stoh-ker]
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British Dictionary definitions for bram stoker

stoker

noun
  1. a person employed to tend a furnace, as on a steamship

Word Origin for stoker

C17: from Dutch, from stoken to stoke

Stoker

noun
  1. Bram, original name Abraham Stoker. 1847–1912, Irish novelist, author of Dracula (1897)
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Word Origin and History for bram stoker

stoker

1650s, agent noun from stoke (v.).

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