What does SKIPPER mean?

Definitions for SKIPPERˈskɪp ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SKIPPER.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. skipper(noun)

    a student who fails to attend classes

  2. master, captain, sea captain, skipper(noun)

    an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship

  3. captain, skipper(verb)

    the naval officer in command of a military ship

  4. skipper(verb)

    work as the skipper on a vessel

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skipper(noun)

    one who, or that which, skips

  2. Skipper(noun)

    a young, thoughtless person

  3. Skipper(noun)

    the saury (Scomberesox saurus)

  4. Skipper(noun)

    the cheese maggot. See Cheese fly, under Cheese

  5. Skipper(noun)

    any one of numerous species of small butterflies of the family Hesperiadae; -- so called from their peculiar short, jerking flight

  6. Skipper(noun)

    the master of a fishing or small trading vessel; hence, the master, or captain, of any vessel

  7. Skipper(noun)

    a ship boy

  8. Origin: [D. schipper. See Shipper, and Ship.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Skipper

    skip′ėr, n. the master of a merchant-ship.—Skipper's daughters, white-topped waves. [Dut. schipper; Dan. skipper.]

  2. Skipper

    skip′ėr, n. a barn, a shed in which to shelter for the night.—v.i. to shelter in such a place.—n. Skipp′er-bird, a tramp. [Prob. W. ysguber, a barn.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SKIPPER in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SKIPPER in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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