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Meaning of MAKER

Pronunciation:  'meykur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a business engaged in manufacturing some product
  2. [n]  the Judeo-Christian God
  3. [n]  a person who makes things

MAKER is a 5 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: Almighty, Creator, Divine, God Almighty, Godhead, Jehovah, Lord, manufacturer, manufacturing business, shaper
 See Also: Adolphe Sax, armorer, armourer, author, auto maker, auto manufacturer, basketmaker, basketweaver, beer maker, belt maker, Blessed Trinity, bookmaker, bottler, brewer, business, business concern, business organisation, business organization, candymaker, car maker, car manufacturer, chandler, cobbler, computer business, concern, confectioner, generator, glassmaker, God, hatmaker, hatter, Holy Trinity, horologer, horologist, hypostasis, ironworker, jeweler, jeweller, jewelry maker, maltman, maltster, manufacturer, milliner, modiste, needleworker, patternmaker, perfumer, piano maker, producer, Sacred Trinity, saddler, sailmaker, Sax, shirtmaker, shoemaker, source, spinner, spinster, steelmaker, steelman, steelworker, Supreme Being, tentmaker, thread maker, toolmaker, Trinity, vintner, violin maker, watchmaker, wigmaker, wine maker, winemaker



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mak"er\ (m[=a]k"[~e]r), n.
1. One who makes, forms, or molds; a manufacturer;
   specifically, the Creator.

         The universal Maker we may praise.    --Milton.

2. (Law) The person who makes a promissory note.

3. One who writes verses; a poet. [Obs.]

Note: ``The Greeks named the poet poihth`s, which name, as
      the most excellent, hath gone through other languages.
      It cometh of this word poiei^n, make; wherein, I know
      not whether by luck or wisdom, we Englishmen have met
      well the Greeks in calling him a maker.'' --Sir P.

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