Tag: wheelwright surname origin

Word of the Day: Wainwright

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A wainwright, also known as a wagon-wright or a wheel-wright, is a tradesperson who specializes in making wheels and wheeled vehicles. For centuries, the horse- or hand-drawn wagon was the primary mode of transportation for most of Europe and Asia (and the Americas, after… Continue Reading “Word of the Day: Wainwright”