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. (Britain dialectal) One engaged in sport; a player; an actor.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From lake ‎(body of water) +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

laker ‎(plural lakers)

  1. (nautical, Canada, US) A ship used on the Great Lakes.
  2. A wharfman who resides near a lake.
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

laker m

  1. indefinite plural of lake