- a person who marches on foot: a line of marchers.
Origin of marcher1
- an inhabitant of, or an officer or lord having jurisdiction over, a march or border territory.
Origin of marcher2
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There will be more to say about these Marcher barons later on.Owen Glyndwr and the Last Struggle for Welsh Independence
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At the door he found Marcher, sprang into the saddle, and rode away.
It was wide enough for a horse, and showed the track of Marcher's hoofs.
There came in fact a moment when Marcher felt a positive pang.
I think,” poor Marcher returned, “that all sides are the same to me.
- an inhabitant of any of the Marches
- a lord governing and defending such a borderland
- (as modifier)the marcher lords
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