Dexter vs Defter - What's the difference?
As a proper noun dexter
is for a female dyer.
As an adjective defter is
As a noun defter is
a type of tax register that was used in the ottoman empire.
Right; on the right-hand side.
, year = 1887
, title = Crimes of Christianity
, author = (George William Foote
, coauthors = J. M. Wheeler
, location = London
, publisher = Progressive Publishing
, passage = Displaying his dexter
palm, he exclaimed that there was a hand that never took a bribe; whereupon a smart auditor cried "How about the one behind your back?"
* 1911 , (Saki), ‘The Match-Maker’, The Chronicles of Clovis :
- Clovis wiped the trace of Turkish coffee and the beginnings of a smile from his lips, and slowly lowered his dexter eyelid.
* German: , (t
(heraldry) The right side of a shield from the wearer's standpoint, and the left side to the viewer.
From (etyl) defter, from (etyl) .
A type of tax register that was used in the Ottoman Empire.