Definition of herdsman
1 : a manager, breeder, or tender of livestock
2 capitalized : boötes
Examples of herdsman in a sentence
<a lone herdsman stood with his sheep and his dog on the hillside>
First Known Use of herdsman
HERDSMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of herdsman for English Language Learners
: a person (especially a man) who watches over a herd of cows, sheep, etc.
HERDSMAN Defined for Kids
Definition of herdsman for Students
: a person who owns or watches over a flock or herd
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