dairymaid vs milkmaid what difference

what is difference between dairymaid and milkmaid

English

Etymology

dairy +‎ maid

Noun

dairymaid (plural dairymaids)

  1. A woman who works in a dairy.

Synonyms

  • dairywoman
  • dey
  • milkmaid

Translations



English

Etymology

milk +‎ maid

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪlkmeɪd/

Noun

milkmaid (plural milkmaids)

  1. (historical) A girl or young woman who milks the cows on a farm

Translations

References

  • milkmaid. Dictionary.com. Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary. K Dictionaries Ltd. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/milkmaid (accessed: June 15, 2007).

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