One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In or with reference to the writings of Roger North (1651–1734): a member of a company of musicians who regularly play together; a player of consort music.
Early 18th century; earliest use found in Roger North (1651–1734), lawyer, politician, and writer. From consort + -ier.
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