librarian etymology

English word librarian comes from English library, English -an

Detailed word origin of librarian

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
library English (eng) (card games) The deck or draw pile.. (computer science) A collection of software subprograms that provides functionality, to be incorporated into or used by a computer program.. A collection of DNA material from a single organism or relative to a single disease.. A collection of books or other forms of stored information.. An equivalent collection of analogous information in a non-printed [...]
-an English (eng) Appended to nouns to form an agent noun. (When males with a profession are distinguished from females, males are -an, females -(i)enne.). Of or pertaining to; an adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. (Often added to words of Latin origin, but also used with words of other origins. When a word ends in a, -n is used instead.).
librarian English (eng) A person who processes and organizes information.. One who cares for the publications, files etc. in a library, whether staff or volunteer.. The keeper, manager of a library.

Words with the same origin as librarian

Descendants of -an
hangover hi republican surname