meister

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See also: Meister and -meister

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Meister ‎(master", "champion)

Noun[edit]

meister ‎(plural meisters)

  1. A person of great skill or authority in a particular field
    • 2009, January 20, “Natalie Angier”[New York Times], In ‘Geek Chic’ and Obama, New Hope for Lifting Women in Science:
      The designated leaders so far include superstars like Harold Varmus, a Nobel laureate, and Eric Lander, genome meister.

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

meister

  1. inflected form of viel

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse meistari, from Middle Low German.

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Noun[edit]

meister m ‎(definite singular meisteren, indefinite plural meistrar, definite plural meistrane)

  1. master (person of authority)
  2. champion (someone who has been winner in a contest)

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