- a graceful, spirited, or swift horse
- a war horse; charger
Origin of courserMiddle English from Old French corsier from cours, course
any of various Asian and African swift-running shorebirds (family Glareolidae) that live in sandy, semidesert areas
Origin of courserfrom Modern Latin Cursorius, name of the genus from LL, literally , pertaining to running: see cursory
- a person or thing that courses
- a dog for coursing
- A dog trained for coursing.
- A huntsman.
A swift horse; a charger.