Edder vs Bedder - What's the difference?

edder | bedder |


As nouns the difference between edder and bedder

is that edder is flexible wood worked into the top of hedge stakes, to bind them together or edder can be an adder or snake while bedder is agent noun of bed; one who beds.

As a verb edder

is (obsolete) to bind the top interweaving edder.

edder

English

Etymology 1

(etyl) ; akin to (etar).

Noun

(en noun)
  • Flexible wood worked into the top of hedge stakes, to bind them together.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • (obsolete) To bind the top interweaving edder.
  • to edder a hedge

    Etymology 2

    See adder.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An adder or snake.
  • (Wright)
    (Webster 1913)

    bedder

    English

    (wikipedia bedder)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Agent noun of bed; one who beds.
  • (British) A bedmaker; a maid.