Milliner vs Hatter what difference

what is difference between Milliner and Hatter

English

Etymology

From Middle English Milener (native of Milan), irregular form of Milan + -er, from the purchase and importation of women’s clothing from Milan.

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈmɪlɪnɚ/
  • enPR: mĭ’lə-nər

Noun

milliner (plural milliners)

  1. A person who is involved in the manufacture, design, or sale of hats for women.
    Hypernyms: hatmaker, hatter

Derived terms

  • horse-milliner
  • millinery

See also

  • haberdasher


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhætə(ɹ)/
  • Rhymes: -ætə(ɹ)

Etymology 1

From hat +‎ -er.

Noun

hatter (plural hatters)

  1. A person who makes, sells, or repairs hats.
    Synonyms: hatmaker, milliner
  2. (Australia, slang) A person who lives alone in the bush.
    • 1892, Henry Lawson, Up The Country
      Lonely hut where drought’s eternal, suffocating atmosphere
      Where the God-forgotten hatter dreams of city life and beer.
  3. A miner who works by himself.
Derived terms
  • mad as a hatter
Translations
See also
  • haberdasher

Etymology 2

From an English dialect word, meaning “to entangle”; compare Low German verhaddern, verheddern, verhiddern.

Verb

hatter (third-person singular simple present hatters, present participle hattering, simple past and past participle hattered)

  1. To tire or worry.
    • They may Hatter an indifferent Beauty; but the Excellencies of Nature can have no Right done to them

Anagrams

  • Threat, rateth, that’re, threat

Middle English

Etymology 1

From hat +‎ -er.

Noun

hatter

  1. Alternative form of hattere

Etymology 2

From Old English hæteru.

Noun

hatter

  1. Alternative form of hater

Norwegian Bokmål

Noun

hatter m

  1. indefinite plural of hatt

Scots

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhatər/

Noun

hatter (plural hatters)

  1. (South Scots) a hassle

Verb

hatter (third-person singular present hatters, present participle hatterin, past hattered, past participle hattered)

  1. (South Scots) to bother; to get someone worked up

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