herder herder  /ˈhɛr dər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) German philosopher who advocated intuition over reason (1744-1803)
  2. (n) someone who drives a herd

Usage(s):

  1. That's the sound the Afghan herder recalls hearing as he walked alone through a pine forest last month.
  2. Befriended by a Tibetan herder, Xiu Xiu is brutally misused by Chinese officials.
  3. Their vehicle is Shokay, a brand of scarves, throws and knitting yarns made from yak fiber sourced from poor Tibetan herder communities.

News

  1. 10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

    (AP Photo/Biswaranjan Rout, File). AP10ThingsToSee - An Indian buffalo herder holding a traditional handmade umbrella stands in a field to keep watch of his buffaloes, unseen, as monsoon clouds hover above in Bhubaneswar, India, Thursday, June 13, 2013.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Your Hometown Lima Stations

  2. 10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos - NBC40.net

    (AP Photo/Biswaranjan Rout, File). AP10ThingsToSee - An Indian buffalo herder holding a traditional handmade umbrella stands in a field to keep watch of his buffaloes, unseen, as monsoon clouds hover above in Bhubaneswar, India, Thursday, June 13, 2013.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: NBC40 South Jersey

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Quotes

  1. George said: "I will share this photo with Brad, people are going to wonder about you Joe. You look like a Brokeback Mountain sheep herder; I may offer this photo to Out magazine!"
    on Dec 2, 2008 By: George Takei Source: Metro

  2. "We just head south and south and south and south," Boehner, R-West Chester, said. "Past the sheep with the Bedouin herder, past the goats, past the herd of camels and through a couple of security checkpoints and here's a great big white tent...
    on Apr 6, 2008 By: John Boehner Source: Lebanon Western Star

  3. "Something happened here in Selma, in Birmingham, in Montgomery that sent what Bobby Kennedy called 'ripples of hope' all the way to Africa, where my father, a goat herder, could have hope for a better life," Obama said in his speech at the...
    on Mar 4, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: The Birmingham News - al.com

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