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Meaning of HUSBANDMAN

Pronunciation:  'huzbundmun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a person who operates a farm
 

HUSBANDMAN is a 10 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: farmer, granger, sodbuster
 
 See Also: agriculturist, apiarist, apiculturist, arboriculturist, beekeeper, contadino, creator, cultivator, dairy farmer, dairyman, forester, grower, plantation owner, planter, raiser, rancher, small farmer, smallholder, sower, stock farmer, stock raiser, stockman, tenant farmer, tiller, tree farmer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hus"band*man\, n.; pl. {Husbandmen}.
1. The master of a family. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

2. A farmer; a cultivator or tiller of the ground.

 
Easton Bible Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

one whose business it is to cultivate the ground. It was one of the first occupations, and was esteemed most honourable (Gen. 9:20; 26:12, 14; 37:7, etc.). All the Hebrews, except those engaged in religious services, were husbandmen. (See AGRICULTURE.)

 

 

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