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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ar·cher /ˈɑrʧɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Arch·er n.  A bowman, one skilled in the use of the bow and arrow.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who is expert in the use of a bow and arrow [syn: bowman]
      2: (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in
         Sagittarius [syn: Sagittarius]
      3: the ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from
         about November 22 to December 21 [syn: Sagittarius, Sagittarius
         the Archer]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    a shooter with the bow (1 Chr. 10:3). This art was of high
    antiquity (Gen. 21:20; 27:3). Saul was wounded by the Philistine
    archers (1 Sam. 31:3). The phrase "breaking the bow" (Hos. 1:5;
    Jer. 49:35) is equivalent to taking away one's power, while
    "strengthening the bow" is a symbol of its increase (Gen.
    49:24). The Persian archers were famous among the ancients (Isa.
    13:18; Jer. 49:35; 50:9, 14, 29, 42. (See BOW).