Definitions for masker
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word masker.
masquerader, masker, masquernoun
a participant in a masquerade
One who wears a mask; one who appears in disguise at a masquerade.
To confuse; to stupefy - Holland
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
One who revels in a mask; a mummer.
Etymology: from mask.
Tell false Edward,
That Lewis of France is sending over maskers,
To revel it with him and his new bride. William Shakespeare.
Let the scenes abound with light, and let the maskers that are to come down from the scene have some motions upon the scene before their coming down. Francis Bacon.
The maskers come late, and I think will stay,
Like fairies, till the cock crow them away. John Donne.
A masker is any device, substance, or sound that is used to obscure, conceal or cover something else. It can refer to a variety of things such as a decorative object placed in front of a person's face to hide their identity, a device that produces sound to cover unwanted noise or even a substance that is used to cover strong odors. So, the definition widely depends on the context.
one who wears a mask; one who appears in disguise at a masquerade
to confuse; to stupefy
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Masker is ranked #33280 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Masker surname appeared 687 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Masker.
94% or 646 total occurrences were White.
2.7% or 19 total occurrences were of two or more races.
1.7% or 12 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
The numerical value of masker in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of masker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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