Synonyms for artisan

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It traded with all the world and offered a safe home to the merchant and to the artisan.

But the majority of the immigrants were of the artisan class and illiterate.

The tradesman was put to his trade and the artisan to his calling.

There is one boy to linger about the forge of an artisan, after the others have gone.

It is the business of the wealthy man To give employment to the artisan.

Eight pence a day at that time was good wages for an artisan.

The artisan could not compete with the products of the machine.

But in these, our times, the Artisan hath his voice as well as the Monarch.

“I know not if it is by right, but it is by law,” answered the artisan.

He has not the pride of the artisan in the finished product, for he seldom sees it.

WORD ORIGIN

1530s, from Italian artesano, from Vulgar Latin artitianus, from Latin artitus, past participle of artire "to instruct in the arts," from ars (genitive artis) "art" (see art (n.)). Barnhart reports Middle French artisan, often listed as the direct source of the English word, is attested too late to be so.

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