- Nathaniel,1813–88, U.S. lithographer.Compare Ives(def 4).
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- a person who curries leather
C14: from Old French corier, from Latin coriārius a tanner, from corium leather
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Word Origin and History for nathaniel currier
late 14c., "one who dresses and colors leather," from Old French corier, from Latin coriarius "tanner, currier," from corium "hide, leather, skin" (see corium).
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