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Correct spelling: webster

Definition of webster:

English playwright ( 1580- 1625)

Common misspellings for webster:

  • websphere (36%)
  • wbster (18%)
  • webester (18%)
  • wester (18%)
  • webstore (9%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
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Webster

  \we-bs-ter, web-ster\
 

Meaning: weaver

Origin: English

Details:
Webster as a boy's name is pronounced WEB-ster. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Webster is "weaver". The -ster ending on English occupational surnames like Webster and Brewster shows that the work was originally a female occupation. The occupations were then taken over by males, and the names were adopted too. Lexicographer Noah Webster produced the first American dictionary in 1828. Mostly 19th-century use. Statesman Daniel Webster.

Variants: Weeb, Web, Webb, Webbster, Weber.

Examples of usage for webster:

1) Mr. Webster has millions, and he said I could take all I wanted. - "Jane Lends A Hand", Shirley Watkins.

2) Some had struck a Daniel Webster pose, thus straining and disguising themselves. - "Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana", Durham, Andrew Everett.

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