1. One who plays on a fiddle or violin.
2. (Science: zoology) a burrowing crab of the genus Gelasimus, of many species. The male has one claw very much enlarged, and often holds it in a position similar to that in which a musician holds a fiddle, hence the name; called also calling crab, soldier crab, and fighting crab.
(Science: zoology) see fiddler.
Origin: as. Fielere.