bouquiniste

noun bou·qui·niste \ bükēnēst \

Definition of bouquiniste

plural bouquinistes \"\
:a dealer in secondhand books

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Origin and Etymology of bouquiniste

French, from bouquin old book (from obsolete Dutch boeckin little book, diminutive of Dutch boek book) + -iste -ist; akin to Old High German buoh book


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