batman

noun
bat·​man | \ ˈbat-mən How to pronounce batman (audio) \

Definition of batman

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: an orderly of a British military officer

Batman

geographical name
Bat·​man | \ bät-ˈmän How to pronounce Batman (audio) \

Definition of Batman (Entry 2 of 2)

town in southeastern Turkey in Asia population 365,500

First Known Use of batman

Noun

1755, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for batman

Noun

French bât packsaddle

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“Batman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/batman. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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