According to Wiktionary, permittee is the one who receives a permit. May I call the one who permit something as permitter?

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    Not Wik i tionary, but Wiktionary.
    – nicael
    Jun 23, 2014 at 8:58
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    Is there a reason you looked up the one word but not the other?
    – RegDwigнt
    Jun 23, 2014 at 10:27
  • @RegDwigнt I'm trying to find a proper name for a field of the database schema I'm working on. English isn't my mother language since I'm a Chinese. ;-)
    – Box
    Jun 24, 2014 at 11:15

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According to Wiktionary, you can.

permitter (plural permitters)

One who permits.

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