† magirist, n.
Origin: A borrowing from Greek, combined with an English element. Etymons: Greek μάγειρος , -ist suffix.
Etymology: < ancient Greek μάγειρος cook (further etymology unknown) + -ist suffix.
N.E.D. (1904) gives the pronunciation as (mădʒəiə·rist) /məˈdʒaɪərɪst/.
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