tanner

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French tannour or tan +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

tanner ‎(plural tanners)

  1. A person whose occupation is to tan hides, or convert them into leather by the use of tan.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Probably from the name of the coin designer, John Sigismund Tanner (died 1775)

Noun[edit]

tanner ‎(plural tanners)

  1. (Britain, colloquial) A former British coin, worth six old pence
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Etymology 3[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tanner

  1. comparative form of tan: more tan
    • Jasmine Rodriguez, Hematite (page 173)
      He was a lot tanner than I remembered, or maybe he just looked darker because of the change of light.

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Noun[edit]

tanner ‎(genitive tandri, partitive tandrit)

  1. Alternative form of tander

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Finnish[edit]

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tanner

  1. field
  2. ground

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tan +‎ -er

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tanner

  1. (transitive) to tan (in leather-making)

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanner

  1. Alternative form of taner

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This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-nn, *-nns, *-nnt are modified to n, ns, nt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic تَنُّور(tannūr).

Noun[edit]

tanner ‎(definite accusative tanneri, plural tannerler)

  1. plate
  2. dish

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