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Limner

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A drawer, a painter, an artist. A contraction of illuminator, or rather lumenier (one who illuminates manuscripts).

“The limner, or illuminer … throws us back on a time when the illumination of MSS. was a leading occupation of the painter.”—Trench: On the Study of Words, lecture iv. p. 171.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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