footboy

[ foo t-boi ]
/ ˈfʊtˌbɔɪ /

noun

a boy in livery employed as a servant; page.

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Origin of footboy

1580–90; foot + boy, modeled on footman
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footboy
/ (ˈfʊtˌbɔɪ) /

noun

a boy servant; page
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