Tranter Trant"er, n. One who trants; a peddler; a carrier. [Written also {traunter}.] [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Tranter — ist der Familienname der folgenden Personen Clement John Tranter (1909–1991), britischer Mathematiker Georg Tranter (1887–1940), englischer Fußballspieler Jane Tranter (* 1963), US amerikanische Fernsehproduzentin John Tranter (* 1943),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • tranter — /tran teuhr/, n. Brit. Dial. a peddler, hawker, or carrier using a horse and cart. [1350 1400; alter. of late ME traventer < ML travetarius, perh. for L transvect(us), ptp. of transvehere to carry across + arius ARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • tranter — noun One who trants; a peddler; a carrier …   Wiktionary

  • Tranter — This surname was introduced into England by the 12th century Crusaders. It derives from the latin Travetarius and describes a merchant or early transport contractor one who travelled. The development of the surname including the later intrusive n …   Surnames reference

  • tranter — trant·er …   English syllables

  • Tranter — /ˈtræntə/ (say trantuh) noun John, born 1943, Australian poet; works include Crying in Early Infancy: 100 Sonnets (1977) …   Australian English dictionary

  • tranter — tə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: alteration of earlier trauenter, traunter, from Medieval Latin travetarius, perhaps from Latin transvectus (past participle of transvehere to carry across, transport, from trans + vehere to carry) + arius ary more at… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tranter-Perkussionsrevolver — Drittes Modell des Tranter Revolvers, als Version mit nur einem Abzug. Diese Waffe stammt aus der Sammlung des Generals J. E. B. Stuart Der Tranter Perkussionsrevolver war ein Perkussionsrevolver, der um 1856 vom englischen Waffenschmied William… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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