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See also: Bouvier
From Old French buvier, from Vulgar Latin, Late Latin bovārius (“cow herder”), from Latin bovārius (“of cattle”), from bos. This form may be semi-learned, and based on bœuf, or altered from the Old French boier.
bouvier m (plural bouviers)
- drover (person who drives cattle over long distances)
- herdsman, cattleman (man who raises or tends cattle)
- cattle dog (type of dog used for droving cattle)
- plowman (man who plows land with a plough)