• (RP) IPA: /ˈfæɹi.ə/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈfɛɹi.əɹ/
    • (non-Mary-marry-merry) IPA: /ˈfæɹi.əɹ/

farrier (plural farriers)

  1. A person who maintains the health and balance of horses' feet through the trimming of the hoof and fitting of horseshoes.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: maréchal-ferrant, maréchale-ferrante
  • German: Hufschmied, Hufschmiedin, Hufner, Hufnerin, Hufbeschlagschmied, Hufbeschlagschmiedin, Beschlagschmied, Beschlagschmiedin
  • Italian: maniscalco, maniscalca, fabbro ferraio, magnano
  • Portuguese: ferrador, ferradora
  • Russian: кузне́ц
  • Spanish: herrador, herradora

farrier (farriers, present participle farriering; past and past participle farriered)

  1. (intransitive) To practise as a farrier; to carry on the trade of a farrier.

Proper noun
  1. Surname for someone who was a farrier.

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