hawker

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Probably from Medieval Low German hoker

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hawker (plural hawkers)

  1. A peddler, huckster, who travels about to sell easily transportable goods.
  2. Any dragonfly of the Aeshnidae family.
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Etymology 2[edit]

hawk +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

hawker (plural hawkers)

  1. Someone who breeds and trains hawks and other falcons; a falconer.
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  • Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967