gardener vs nurseryman what difference

what is difference between gardener and nurseryman

English

Etymology

From Middle English gardener, from Anglo-Norman and Old Northern French gardinier. See garden.

Displaced native Old English wyrtweard.

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɡɑɹdn̩ɚ/, /ˈɡɑɹdnɚ/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɡɑːdn̩ə/, /ˈɡɑːdnə/
  • Hyphenation: gar‧den‧er

Noun

gardener (plural gardeners)

  1. One who gardens; one who grows plants or cultivates a garden.

Translations

Anagrams

  • deranger, garnered, rangered

Middle English

Alternative forms

  • gardenere, gardyner, gardynere, gardiner, garthener, garthynere

Etymology

From Old Northern French gardinier; equivalent to gardyn +‎ -er.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡarˈdinər(ə)/, /ˈɡardənər(ə)/

Noun

gardener (plural gardineris)

  1. gardener (one who tends a garden)
  2. (figuratively) A tender of one’s heart.

Descendants

  • English: gardener
  • Scots: gairdener, gairdner, gairner

References

  • “gardiner, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-06-16.


English

Etymology

From nursery +‎ man.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈnəːs(ə)ɹɪmən/

Noun

nurseryman (plural nurserymen)

  1. A person who rears and sells plants in a nursery.

Translations


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