miller etymology

English word miller comes from Middle English (1100-1500) mylnere, and later Middle English (1100-1500) millere (Miller.)

Detailed word origin of miller

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mylnere Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
millere Middle English (1100-1500) (enm) Miller.
miller English (eng) (outdated) A milling machine.. A person who owns or operates a mill, especially a flour mill.. Any of several moths that have powdery wings.. The common name of a flour-smelling mushroom, Clitopilus prunulus.