cowherd

[ kou-hurd ]
/ ˈkaʊˌhɜrd /

noun

a person whose occupation is tending and herding cows.

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Origin of cowherd

before 1000; Middle English couherde, Old English cūherde; see cow1, herd2
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cowherd
/ (ˈkaʊˌhɜːd) /

noun

a person employed to tend cattle
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