Definition of Archers

1. Noun. (plural of archer) ¹



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Definition of Archers

1. archer [n] - See also: archer

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Archers

archeometry
archeon
archeopteryx
archeostronomy
archeozoologist
archeozoologists
archeozoology
archepiscopal
archer fish
archeress
archeresses
archerfish
archerfishes
archeries
archerite
archers (current term)
archership
archerships
archery
arches
arches of the foot
archespore
archesporia
archesporial
archesporium
archest
archetypal
archetypally
archetype
archetyped

Literary usage of Archers

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1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"Amongst the great peoples of ancient history the Egyptians were tbe first and the most famous of archers, relying on the bow J_^ as their principal weapon ..."

2. The English Historical Review by Mandell Creighton, Justin Winsor, Samuel Rawson Gardiner, Reginald Lane Poole, John Goronwy Edwards (1897)
"The archers at Crecy IN the following pages I have collected a few passages which will be found to support Mr. Hereford George's theory of the archer ..."

3. The five great monarchies of the ancient Eastern world; or, The history by George Rawlinson (1871)
"A modification of this costume is worn by the second class, the archers of which have bare legs, ... Foot archers of the second class. (Time of Sennacherib. ..."

4. The Chronicle of Froissart by Jean Froissart (1901)
"C. archers. Gaunt; these ladyes the kyng caused to be well kept with Whan the kyng and his ... the Christofer with archers, and made hym to passe on ..."

5. London by Charles Knight (1851)
"For, by the means of closing in of common grounds, our archers, for want of room to shoot abroad, creep into bowling-alleys, and ordinary dicing-houses, ..."

6. The Boy's Froissart: Being Sir John Froissart's Chronicles of Adventure by Jean Froissart (1879)
"At last the archers' were discomfited and put to flight. There remained on the ground dead three hundred men, or thereabouts, ..."

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