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2 definitions found
 for reckoner
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Reckoner \Reck"on*er\ (r[e^]k"'n*[~e]r), n.
     One who reckons or computes; also, a book of calculations,
     tables, etc., to assist in reckoning.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Reckoners without their host must reckon twice.
                                                    --Camden.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  reckoner
      n 1: an expert at calculation (or at operating calculating
           machines) [syn: calculator, reckoner, figurer,
           estimator, computer]
      2: a handbook of tables used to facilitate computation [syn:
         reckoner, ready reckoner]

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