bowman
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈbəʊmən/
  • (America) enPR: bōʹmən, IPA: /ˈboʊmən/
Noun

bowman (plural bowmen)

  1. (archery) A man who uses a bow; an archer.
    • Bible, Jer. iv. 29
      The whole city shall flee for the noise of the horsemen and bowmen.
Pronunciation
  • (British, America) IPA: /ˈbaʊmən/
Noun

bowman (plural bowmen)

  1. (nautical) The person, in a team or among oarsmen, positioned nearest the bow.
Translations
  • Italian: prodiere
  • Russian: ба́ковый гребе́ц

Bowman
Proper noun
  1. Surname for a bowman.
  2. A city/county seat in Bowman County, North Dakota.



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