Origin of ranger
Examples from the Web for ranger
Contemporary Examples of ranger
But Virunga is not Yellowstone, and Ranger Rick would be no match for the threats facing national parks here.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo
November 6, 2014
“We are competing with a Park Ranger AMA,” reassured one aide.Can New York Democrat Zephyr Teachout Stop Governor Andrew Cuomo?
August 18, 2014
“We did mourn,” ranger Yaya Mburanumwe says of the recent deaths.
“Ahhhmm-hmmmm,” our ranger periodically grunts, signaling our friendly intentions.
On the day it was set to reopen in January, a ranger was killed in an attack near the peak.
Historical Examples of ranger
He was ranger, as I said, to a great lord; and was quite a favourite, you see.Vivian Grey
Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
He kept his Journals, and they clearly reveal how much of a ranger he was.Ponteach
The sheriff, like the good boomer that he was, interrupted the ranger's reply.
Conditions between Helen and the ranger were now precisely reversed.
To this the ranger made no reply, but a sense of loss filled his heart.
late 14c., "gamekeeper," agent noun from range (v.)). Attested from 1660s in sense of "man (often mounted) who polices an area." The elite U.S. combat unit is attested from 1942 (organized 1941).