As proper nouns the difference between sayer and sawyer
is that sayer
is common in sussex while sawyer
is for someone who made a living from sawing wood.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
One who says; one who makes announcements; a crier.
* (l) (obsolete)
One who saws timber, especially in a sawpit.
(US) A large trunk of a tree brought down by the force of a river's current
A beetle that lives and feeds on trees, including timber.
(US, dialect) The bowfin.