noun, plural light-horse·men.
Examples from the Web for light-horseman
No epicure in England could pick a head with more glee and dexterity than they do that of a light-horseman.A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson|Watkin Tench
Estradiot, an Albanian dragoon or light-horseman, employed in the French army in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
Then we determined to run up to Buenos Aires, and with our light-horseman to take one of the pinnaces that rid at the town.The Strange Adventures of Andrew Battell|Andrew Battell