A man or servant in charge of a *warren, esp. a rabbit warren.

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  • Warrener — War ren*er, n. The keeper of a warren. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • warrener — [wôr′ənər, wär′ənər] n. the owner or keeper of a warren …   English World dictionary

  • Warrener — CAN Rhett Warrener Personenbezogene Informationen Geburtsdatum 27. Januar 1976 Geburtsort Shaunavon, Saskatchewan, Kanada …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Warrener — This interesting surname is from the Old French warrennier , the Middle English warnere , and was occupational for an officer employed to watch over the game in a park or preserve; the term was introduced into England by the Normans after the… …   Surnames reference

  • warrener — noun Date: 13th century 1. gamekeeper 2. a person who maintains a rabbit warren …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • warrener — /wawr euh neuhr, wor /, n. the keeper of a rabbit warren. [1250 1300; ME; see WARREN, ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • warrener — noun One who farms or hunts rabbits professionally …   Wiktionary

  • warrener — war•ren•er [[t]ˈwɔr ə nər, ˈwɒr [/t]] n. the keeper of a rabbit warren • Etymology: 1250–1300 …   From formal English to slang

  • warrener — /ˈwɒrənə/ (say woruhnuh) noun the keeper of a rabbit warren …   Australian English dictionary

  • warrener — noun maintains a rabbit warren • Hypernyms: ↑gamekeeper, ↑game warden …   Useful english dictionary

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