posted by Anonymous .
What are the words master and apprentice associated with?
Craftsmen.... an apprentice would serve under a Master for a specified number of years, sometimes 7. Then they would become a journeyman. Eventually they would gain Master status. This would apply to any craft.
but what in history are they associated with? not India.. but what? the words "master, apprentice, and journeyman"
These two sites are excellent on the development of craft guilds.