taverner

[ tav-er-ner ]
/ ˈtæv ər nər /
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noun

the owner of a tavern.
Obsolete. a frequenter of taverns.

Nearby words

  1. tavener,
  2. tavern,
  3. tavern nuts,
  4. tavern table,
  5. taverna,
  6. taverner, john,
  7. tavr,
  8. taw,
  9. tawa,
  10. tawai

Origin of taverner

1300–50; Middle English < Anglo-French; Old French tavernier. See tavern, -er2

Taverner

[ tav-er-ner ]
/ ˈtæv ər nər /

noun

John,1490?–1545, English organist and composer.
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British Dictionary definitions for taverner

taverner

/ (ˈtævənə) /

noun

archaic a keeper of a tavern
obsolete a constant frequenter of taverns

Taverner

/ (ˈtævənə) /

noun

John. ?1495–1545, English composer, esp of church music; best known for the mass Western Wynde, based on a secular song
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