vacher

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French, from vache a cow. Compare vaquero.

Noun[edit]

vacher (plural vachers)

  1. (US, Southwestern) A keeper of stock or cattle; a herdsman.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *vaccārius, from Latin vacca (cow). Akin to Catalan vaquer, Franco-Provençal vachier, Occitan vaquièr, Italian vaccaio, Romanian văcar, Portuguese vaqueiro, Spanish vaquero.

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Noun[edit]

vacher m (plural vachers, feminine vachère)

  1. cowherd

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