One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A person who paraphrases or makes a paraphrase; = "paraphraser".
Mid 16th century; earliest use found in John Olde (d. 1557), translator and religious controversialist. From Byzantine Greek παραϕραστής from Hellenistic Greek παραϕράζειν to paraphrase + -της, suffix forming agent nouns. Compare Middle French, French paraphraste.
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