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A person who herds sheep, especially on an open range; a shepherd.
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(Agriculture) US another name for shepherd1
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1. a person who herds, tends, and guards sheep.
2. a person who protects, guides, or watches over other people.
3. a cleric or pastor.
5. to tend or guard as a shepherd.
6. to watch over, guide, or lead.
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|Noun||1.||sheepherder - a herder of sheep (on an open range); someone who keeps the sheep together in a flock|
shepherdess - a woman shepherd
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n (US) → Schäfer(in) m(f)
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