What does weaver mean?

Definitions for weaver
ˈwi vər; -ˌbɜrdweaver

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word weaver.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. weavernoun

    a craftsman who weaves cloth

  2. weaver, weaverbird, weaver finchnoun

    finch-like African and Asian colonial birds noted for their elaborately woven nests

Wiktionary

  1. weavernoun

    One who weaves.

  2. weavernoun

    Any bird in the family Ploceidae.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Weavernoun

    One who makes threads into cloth.

    Etymology: from weave.

    Upon these taxations,
    The clothiers all not able to maintain,
    The many to them ’longing, have put off
    The spinsters, carders, fullers, weavers. William Shakespeare, Hen. VIII.

    My days are swifter than a weaver’s shuttle, and are spent without hope. Job vii. 6.

    The weaver may cast religion upon what loom he please. How.

    Her flag aloft spreads ruffling to the wind,
    And sanguine streamers seem the flood to fire:
    The weaver charm’d with what his loom design’d,
    Goes on to see, and knows not to retire. Dryden.

ChatGPT

  1. weaver

    A weaver is a person or machine that weaves fabric or other material. This process involves interlacing long threads passing in one direction with others at a right angle, typically done on a loom. In a broader sense, a weaver can also refer to a kind of bird known for its skill in weaving intricate nests.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Weavernoun

    one who weaves, or whose occupation is to weave

  2. Weavernoun

    a weaver bird

  3. Weavernoun

    an aquatic beetle of the genus Gyrinus. See Whirling

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. weaver

    One of the popular names of the fish Trachinus vipera.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. WEAVER

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Weaver is ranked #192 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Weaver surname appeared 143,837 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 49 would have the surname Weaver.

    84.4% or 121,413 total occurrences were White.
    9.9% or 14,369 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 3,049 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.8% or 2,690 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 1,568 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 748 total occurrences were Asian.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weaver in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weaver in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of weaver in a Sentence

  1. Ryan Girdusky:

    Weaver had a health incident out of nowhere, and it delayed the publication of the story ...We had three young men going on record, they all dropped out. They were too afraid of the ramifications.

  2. Jim Palmer:

    The only thing Earl Weaver knows about big-league pitching is that he couldn't hit it.

  3. Jeffrey Lichtman:

    Sometimes it gets lost on the audience that we're talking about a kid who was 14 years old when this started. Whose brain wasn't fully developed, every role model, every male relative on his father's side was in jail or just got out of jail. This is the normal for Rashaun Weaver.

  4. New York:

    These messages from Mr. Weaver … did not lead to physical encounters except in one consensual case, and none of the men accused Mr. Weaver of unlawful conduct. Rather, many of them described feeling preyed upon by an influential older man in the field in which they wanted to work, and believing they had to engage with his repeated messaging or lose a professional opportunity.

  5. Jeffrey Lichtman:

    Sometimes it gets lost on the audience that we're talking about a kid who was 14 years old when this started -- whose brain wasn't fully developed, every role model, every male relative on his father's side was in jail or just got out of jail. This is the normal for Rashaun Weaver.

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