taverner

noun
tav·​ern·​er | \ ˈta-vər-nər How to pronounce taverner (audio) , ˈta-və-nər \

Definition of taverner

: one who keeps a tavern

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in Longfellow's Tales of a Wayside Inn a taverner tells a series of tales in verse to a group of travelers

First Known Use of taverner

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Taverner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/taverner. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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