1. Trgovački posrednik, najčešće na berzi, senzal;
2. Prenosno: politički posrednik zbog svoje vlastite koristi (grč.)
Banian; native Indian trader, especially attached to European firm; Hindu trading caste who eat no meat; Indian flannel coat; sacred Indian tree, with aerial roots, covering a vast area. banyan days, days when ship's crew received no meat; any period of poor feeding.
ETYM Old Eng. brocour, from a word akin to broken, bruken, to use, enjoy, possess, digest, from AS. brűcan to use, enjoy; cf. Fries. broker, French brocanteur. Related to Brook.
1. One who transacts business for another; an agent.
2. An agent employed to effect bargains and contracts, as a middleman or negotiator, between other persons, for a compensation commonly called brokerage.
3. A dealer in money, notes, bills of exchange, etc.
4. A dealer in secondhand goods.
A financial specialist who trades for his own account and so acts both as a broker and principal.
ETYM AS. ceápman; ceáp trade + man man; akin to Dutch koopman, Swed. köpman, Dan. kiöpmand, German kaufmann.f. Chap to cheapen, and see Cheap.
Archaic term for an itinerant peddler.