Origin of mazer
Examples from the Web for mazer
The relic she treasures above all, however, is a gold "mazer," inherited by Mr. Walford through a long line of ancestors.Notable Women Authors of the Day|Helen C. Black
The connection between mazers and magic is not obvious, but in 1501 when John Richardson, a parish clerk, lost a mazer worth 26s.Medival Byways|Louis F. Salzmann
That the original word, mazer, should have been retained, is not to be wondered at.
The Mazer continued in use to the seventeenth century, when it was still a favourite with the humbler classes.
I give and bequeath unto my sister Elizabeth Wellyfed 40, three goblets without a cover, a mazer, and a nut.The Reign of Henry the Eighth, Volume 1 (of 3)|James Anthony Froude