modder

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mod +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɒdə(ɹ)/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

modder (plural modders)

  1. (informal) One who modifies a mass-manufactured object or software.
    • 2021 August 11, Chris Howe, “Inspire the march of the 'Mods'”, in RAIL, number 937, page 62:
      Content creators (or 'modders') are individuals who create additional content for computer games. [...] The creation of 3D models requires a lot of skill, with modders needing to have knowledge of 3D design software and coding so that the models can function within the game itself.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch modder (filth, dregs),[1] from Proto-Germanic *muþraz.[2] Cognate to German Low German modder (mud).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

modder m (uncountable)

  1. mud
    Synonym: slijk

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: moer (sediment formed in alcoholic drinks and vinegar)
  • Negerhollands: moder

References[edit]

  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2022), “mother”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003), “*muþraz”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 278

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

modder

  1. Alternative form of moder