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Meaning of GAMMER

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gam"mer\ (g[a^]m"m[~e]r), n. [Possibly contr. fr.
godmother; but prob. fr. grammer for grandmother. Cf.
{Gaffer}.]
An old wife; an old woman; -- correlative of {gaffer}, an old
man.

 

 

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