crowner

noun
crow·​ner | \ ˈkrü-nər , ˈkrau̇- \

Definition of crowner

dialectal, chiefly England

First Known Use of crowner

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crowner

Middle English, alteration of coroner

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