Meaning of gabeller in English:

gabeller

(also gabelier)

Pronunciation /ɡəˈbɛlə/

noun

historical, rare
  • A person who collects taxes or gabelles.

Origin

Late 16th century. In some forms (i) from Middle French, French (now obsolete) gabellier, gabelier person responsible for drying salt, salt tax collector from gabelle + -ier.