discoverer vs finder what difference

what is difference between discoverer and finder

English

Etymology

discover +‎ -er

Noun

discoverer (plural discoverers)

  1. One who discovers: a person who has discovered something.

Synonyms

  • repertor (obsolete)

Translations

Anagrams

  • rediscover, redivorces


English

Etymology

From Middle English findere, equivalent to find +‎ -er.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -aɪndə(ɹ)
  • IPA(key): /ˈfaɪndə(ɹ)/

Noun

finder (plural finders)

  1. One who finds or discovers something.
    Finders keepers, losers weepers.
    • 2012, Alan R. Romero, Property Law For Dummies (page 229)
      The finder of treasure trove owns it against the landowner and everyone else except the true owner.
  2. An optical device, such as a viewfinder, used to locate a target or other object of interest

Synonyms

  • (discoverer): inventor; see also discoverer

Derived terms

  • pure finder

Translations

Anagrams

  • Friden, Friend, friend, frined, redfin, refin’d, refind

Danish

Etymology 1

From finde (to find) +‎ -er.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fenər/, [ˈfenɐ]

Noun

finder c (singular definite finderen, plural indefinite findere)

  1. finder
Declension

Etymology 2

See finde.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fendər/, [ˈfenˀɐ]

Verb

finder

  1. present of finde

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