One who hews (especially one who chops wood with an axe).

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  • Hewer — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: John Hewer (1922–2008), britischer Schauspieler Mitch Hewer (* 1989), britischer Schauspieler Tanja Hewer (* 1972), bekannt als Michelle (Sängerin), deutsche Schlagersängerin Diese Se …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hewer — Hew er, n. One who hews. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hewer — cutter (of stone or wood), mid 12c. as a surname, agent noun from HEW (Cf. hew) (v.). Hwers of wood and drawers of water as the lowliest sort of physical laborers is from Joshua ix.12 …   Etymology dictionary

  • hewer — noun see hew …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hewer — See hew. * * * …   Universalium

  • hewer — hew·er || hjuːə(r) n. one who hews; one who cuts and shapes wood or stone …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hewer — where …   Anagrams dictionary

  • hewer — noun dated a person who hews something, especially a miner who cuts coal from a seam. Phrases hewers of wood and drawers of water menial drudges. [with biblical allusion to Josh. 9:21.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • hewer — hew·er …   English syllables

  • hewer — n. 1 a person who hews. 2 a person who cuts coal from a seam. Phrases and idioms: hewers of wood and drawers of water menial drudges; labourers (Josh. 9:21) …   Useful english dictionary

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