laker

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English *lakere, *leikere, from laken, leiken (to play, sport), equivalent to lake (play, sport) +‎ -er. More at lake.

Noun[edit]

laker (plural lakers)

  1. (UK dialectal) A player; an actor.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From lake (body of water) +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

laker (plural lakers)

  1. (nautical, North America) A ship used on the Great Lakes.
  2. A wharfman who resides near a lake.
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