vintner

[ vint-ner ]

noun
  1. a person who makes wine or sells wines.

Origin of vintner

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1400–50; late Middle English vint(e)ner, derivative of vin(e)ter<Anglo-French; Old French vinetier<Medieval Latin vīnētārius, equivalent to Latin vīnēt(um) vineyard (vīn(um) wine + -ētum suffix denoting place where a given plant grows) + -ārius-ary

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vintner

/ (ˈvɪntnə) /


noun
  1. a wine merchant

Origin of vintner

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C15: from Old French vinetier, from Medieval Latin vīnētārius, from Latin vīnētum vineyard, from vīnum wine

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