plural of raider
as in invaders
one that starts armed conflict against another especially without reasonable cause villagers lived in constant fear of the raiders, who captured their women and children and sold them into slavery

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“Raiders.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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