wharfinger

noun
wharf·​in·​ger | \ ˈhwȯr-fən-jər How to pronounce wharfinger (audio) , ˈwȯr-\

Definition of wharfinger

: the operator or manager of a commercial wharf

First Known Use of wharfinger

1552, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wharfinger

irregular from wharfage

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