Meaning of lighthouse keeper in English:

lighthouse keeper

Translate lighthouse keeper into Spanish


  • A person who is employed to live in and maintain a lighthouse.

    ‘the island has a long history of lighthouse keepers’
    • ‘Tom is the lighthouse keeper on a tiny chunk of rock, nearly 100 miles off the Australian coast.’
    • ‘Hill dropped out of art school in Dundee to become a lighthouse keeper.’
    • ‘The uncompromising lives of service lived by lonely lighthouse keepers possess a special dignity.’
    • ‘Like other lighthouse keepers, his function was to keep the lights burning.’
    • ‘Paddy was a lighthouse keeper at the Fastnet, like his father.’