stableman

noun

sta·​ble·​man ˈstā-bəl-mən How to pronounce stableman (audio)
-ˌman
variants or stable man
plural stablemen or stable men
: a person who works in a stable
especially : one who takes care of the horses

Word History

First Known Use

1745, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of stableman was in 1745

Dictionary Entries Near stableman

Cite this Entry

“Stableman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stableman. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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