English Online Dictionary. What means baker? What does baker mean?
From Middle English bakere, from Old English bæcere (“baker”), from Proto-Germanic *bakārijaz (“baker”), equivalent to bake + -er. Cognate with Dutch bakker (“baker”), German Bäcker (“baker”), Swedish bagare (“baker”), Icelandic bakari (“baker”).
- (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbeɪ.kə(ɹ)/
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈbeɪ.kɚ/
- Rhymes: -eɪkə(r)
baker (plural bakers)
- A person who bakes and sells bread, cakes and similar items.
- A portable oven for baking.
- Wikipedia article on bakers
- Abrek, Brake, barke, brake, break
- IPA(key): /ˈbaː.kər/
- Hyphenation: ba‧ker
- Rhymes: -aːkər
Short for bakermoeder.
baker f (plural bakers, diminutive bakertje n)
- (historical) A midwife; one who helps women in childbirth with deliveries.
See the etymology of the main entry.
- first-person singular present indicative of bakeren
- imperative of bakeren
From Old Norse bakari, from Proto-Germanic *bakārijaz.
baker m (definite singular bakeren, indefinite plural bakere, definite plural bakerne)
- a baker (person who bakes professionally)
- bakar (Nynorsk)
baker m pl
- indefinite plural of bak
- present tense of bake
- “baker” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
- present of baka
- present of bake
Borrowed from Serbo-Croatian bàkar, from Ottoman Turkish باقیر (bakır), from Old Turkic bakır (bakır), from Proto-Turkic *bakɨr.
- IPA(key): /bàːkər/
bákər m inan
- copper (metal)