Bow bearer

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(O. Eng. Law) an under officer of the forest who looked after trespassers.

See also: Bow

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
First came the royal purple streamer of Tepus, own bow-bearer to the King, and esteemed the finest archer in all the land.
"Come hither, Tepus," said the King to his bow-bearer. "Come, measure me out this line, how long our mark must be."