Meaning of MASON in English

MASON

n. & v.

--n.

1. a person who builds with stone.

2 (Mason) a Freemason.

--v.tr. build or strengthen with masonry.

Phrases and idioms:

mason's mark a device carved on stone by the mason who dressed it.

Etymology: ME f. OF masson, ma{ccedil}onner, ONF machun, prob. ult. f. Gmc

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.