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arch·er

 (är′chər)
n.
1. One that shoots with a bow and arrow.
2. Archer See Sagittarius.

[Middle English, from Old French archier, from Late Latin arcārius, alteration of arcuārius, maker of bows, from Latin arcus, bow.]

archer

(ˈɑːtʃə)
n
(Military) a person skilled in the use of a bow and arrow
[C13: from Old French archier, from Late Latin arcārius, from Latin arcus bow]

Archer

(ˈɑːtʃə)
n
(Astronomy) the Archer the constellation Sagittarius, the ninth sign of the zodiac

Archer

(ˈɑːtʃə)
n
1. (Biography) Frederick Scott. 1813–57, British inventor and sculptor. He developed (1851) the wet collodion photographic process, enabling multiple copies of pictures to be made
2. (Biography) Jeffrey (Howard), Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare. born 1940, British novelist and Conservative politician. He was an MP from 1969 until 1974. His novels include Kane and Abel (1979), Honour Among Thieves (1993), and The Fourth Estate (1996): from 2001 to 2003 he was imprisoned for perjury and attempting to pervert the course of justice
3. (Biography) William. 1856–1924, Scottish critic and dramatist: made the first English translations of Ibsen

arch•er

(ˈɑr tʃər)

n.
1. a person who shoots with a bow and arrow.
2. (cap.) the constellation or sign of Sagittarius.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Anglo-French; Old French archier < Late Latin arcuārius=arcu(s) bow (see arc) + -ārius -ary]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.archer - a person who is expert in the use of a bow and arrowarcher - a person who is expert in the use of a bow and arrow
expert - a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
longbowman - a medieval English archer who used a longbow
2.archer - (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in SagittariusArcher - (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
astrology, star divination - a pseudoscience claiming divination by the positions of the planets and sun and moon
3.archer - the ninth sign of the zodiacArcher - the ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about November 22 to December 21

archer

noun bowman (archaic), toxophilite (formal) infantry, archers and cavalrymen
Translations
رامي السِّهام
lukostřeleclučištník
bueskytte
íjász
bogmaîur, bogaskytta
lankininkasšaudymas iš lanko
strēlnieks
łuczniczkałucznik
lukostrelec
okçu

archer

[ˈɑːtʃəʳ] Narquero/a m/f

archer

[ˈɑːrtʃər] narcher m

archer

nBogenschütze m/-schützin f; (Astron, Astrol) → Schütze m

archer

[ˈɑːtʃəʳ] narciere m

archer

(ˈaːtʃə) noun
a person who shoots with a bow and arrows.
ˈarchery noun
the art or sport of shooting with a bow.
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