dopper

noun dop·per \ ˈdäpə(r) \

Definition of dopper

plural -s
:any of certain diving birds (as a dabchick or bufflehead)

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Origin and Etymology of dopper

Middle English, from doppen to dop, dive + -er


Dopper

noun \ " \

Definition of Dopper

plural -s
:a member of a rigidly Calvinistic sect of Afrikaners

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Origin and Etymology of dopper

Afrikaans, from 16th century Dutch, from dop, a kind of hat, literally, shell, pot (from Middle Dutch dop, doppe shell, goblet, pot) + -er


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