Swanherd
Swanherd \Swan"herd`\, n. One who tends or marks swans; as, the royal swanherd of England. [1913 Webster]

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  • swanherd — [swän′hʉrd΄, swôn′hʉrd΄] n. a person who tends swans …   English World dictionary

  • swanherd — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: Middle English, from swan (I) + herd : a herdsman of swans the royal swanherd of England …   Useful english dictionary

  • swanherd — /swon herrd /, n. a person who tends swans. [1475 85; SWAN1 + HERD2] * * * …   Universalium

  • swanherd — noun keeper of swans See Also: herd …   Wiktionary

  • swanherd — swan•herd [[t]ˈswɒnˌhɜrd[/t]] n. a person who tends swans • Etymology: 1475–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • swanherd — /ˈswɒnhɜd/ (say swonherd) noun someone who tends swans. {swan + herd2} …   Australian English dictionary

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