jeweler

[ joo-uh-ler ]
/ ˈdʒu ə lər /
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noun

a person who designs, makes, sells, or repairs jewelry, watches, etc.; a person who deals in jewels.
Also especially British, jew·el·ler.

Origin of jeweler

1300–50; Middle English jueler < Anglo-French jueler, Middle French juelier. See jewel, -er2
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British Dictionary definitions for jeweller

jeweller

US jeweler

/ (ˈdʒuːələ) /

noun

a person whose business is the cutting, polishing, or setting of gemstones or the making, repairing, or selling of jewellery
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Word Origin and History for jeweller

jeweler


n.

also jeweller, late 14c. (mid-14c. as a surname, Alice la Jueler), from Anglo-French jueler, from Old French juelier (Modern French joaillier), from joel (see jewel).

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