a person who shoots with bow and arrow; bowman
Origin of archerMiddle English ; from Old French archier ; from Medieval Latin arcarius ; from Classical Latin arcus, bow (see arc) + -arius, -er
Sagittarius, the constellation and ninth sign of the zodiac
- One that shoots with a bow and arrow.
- Archer See Sagittarius.
Origin of archerMiddle English, from Old French archier, from Late Latin arcarius, alteration of arcuarius, maker of bows, from Latin arcus, bow.
- (astrology) Sagittarius.