- Historical an Irish freebooting soldier
- a plunderer or robber
Origin of rappareeIrish rapaire, origin, originally , pikeman from rapaire, short pike
- A freebooting soldier of 17th-century Ireland.
- A bandit or robber.
Origin of rappareeIrish Gaelic rapaire variant of ropaire cutpurse from ropaid he stabs
from Irish rapaire, variant of ropaire (“cutpurse").