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Meaning of BATMAN

Pronunciation:  'batmun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an orderly assigned to serve a British military officer
 

BATMAN is a 6 letter word that starts with B.

 

 See Also: attendant, attender, tender

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Bat"man\, n. [Turk. batman.]
    A weight used in the East, varying according to the locality;
    in Turkey, the greater batman is about 157 pounds, the lesser
    only a fourth of this; at Aleppo and Smyrna, the batman is 17
    pounds. --Simmonds.
    
    
  2. \Bat"man\, n.; pl. {Batmen}. [F. b[^a]t packsaddle + E.
    man. Cf. {Bathorse}.]
    A man who has charge of a bathorse and his load. --Macaulay.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: airline hostess, airline stewardess, attendant, bellboy, bellhop, bellman, bootblack, boots, cabin boy, caddie, chore boy, copyboy, cupbearer, errand boy, errand girl, footboy, Ganymede, gofer, Hebe, hostess, office boy, office girl, orderly, page, squire, steward, stewardess, tender, trainbearer, usher, yeoman
 

 

 

 

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