frier
variant of fryer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Frier — is a surname of Germanic origin. The name refers to: *Annette Frier (b. 1974), German actress and comedian *Helga Frier (1893–1972), Danish actress *Mike Frier (b. 1969), American professional football player …   Wikipedia

  • Frier — ist der Name folgender Personen: Annette Frier (* 1974), deutsche Schauspielerin und Komikerin Caroline Frier (* 1983), deutsche Schauspielerin Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Frier — Fri er, n. 1. One who fries. [1913 Webster] 2. same as {fryer}. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • frier — see fryer …   Modern English usage

  • frier — [frī′ər] n. alt. sp. of FRYER …   English World dictionary

  • frier — var. of FRYER. * * * variant spelling of ↑fryer * * * frier [frier friers] ; = ↑fryer * * * frier var. of fryer; obs. form of …   Useful english dictionary

  • frier — /fruy euhr/, n. fryer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Frier — There are two possible sources of this interesting and unusual name, the first being that it is a nickname for a pious person, or an occupational name for someone employed in a monastery, from the Middle English, Old French frere , Latin frater …   Surnames reference

  • frier — fri|er [ˈfraıə US ər] n another spelling of ↑fryer …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • frier — fri|er [ fraır ] another spelling of fryer …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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