What does Ranger mean?

Definitions for Ranger
ˈreɪn dʒərRanger

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Ranger.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Texas Ranger, Ranger(noun)

    a member of the Texas state highway patrol; formerly a mounted lawman who maintained order on the frontier

  2. fire warden, forest fire fighter, ranger(noun)

    an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest

  3. commando, ranger(noun)

    a member of a military unit trained as shock troops for hit-and-run raids

Wiktionary

  1. ranger(Noun)

    A keeper, guardian, or soldier who ranges over a region (generally of wilderness) to protect the area or enforce the law.

    Etymology: From the verb .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ranger(noun)

    one who ranges; a rover; sometimes, one who ranges for plunder; a roving robber

  2. Ranger(noun)

    that which separates or arranges; specifically, a sieve

  3. Ranger(noun)

    a dog that beats the ground in search of game

  4. Ranger(noun)

    one of a body of mounted troops, formerly armed with short muskets, who range over the country, and often fight on foot

  5. Ranger(noun)

    the keeper of a public park or forest; formerly, a sworn officer of a forest, appointed by the king's letters patent, whose business was to walk through the forest, recover beasts that had strayed beyond its limits, watch the deer, present trespasses to the next court held for the forest, etc

Freebase

  1. Ranger

    The ranger is one of the standard playable character class in most editions of the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game. They are protectors of nature, skilled woodsmen, and often live reclusive lives as hermits. In 3rd edition, Rangers are the favored class of Wood Elves, Lupins, Shifters from the Eberron campaign setting, Centaurs, Gnolls, and Catfolk.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. ranger

    One of a body of mounted troops, who were formerly armed with short muskets, and who ranged over the country around, and often fought on foot.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Ranger' in Nouns Frequency: #2446

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How to say Ranger in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ranger in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ranger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Ranger in a Sentence

  1. Jodie Riesenberger:

    The National Park Service gets far more ranger applicants than there are jobs available, the issue is recruiting diverse applicants who represent America's demographics. Additionally, our national parks are facing a budget crisis. Even if there are ranger openings, they don't always have the resources to fill them.

  2. Peter Fearnhead:

    Extensive measures to protect these animals include aerial surveillance, daily ranger patrols, and the integration of the most advanced technology to enable live-time tracking, with fewer than 5,500 black rhinos remaining in the wild, translocations to well-protected areas are essential for their long-term survival.

  3. Teresa Downing-Matibag:

    Girls can dress up as dragons, monsters, spies, secret agents, mummies, queens, and even Peter Pan and the Fairy Godmother, they can be Captain Hook, Santa Claus, the Lone Ranger and cowgirls, as well as lion tamers, scary clowns, astronauts, firefighters, sea captains, rock stars and Indy 500 racers.

  4. David Fivecoat:

    Ranger students and instructors are tough, 31 students will return to training tonight( Thursday) and continue with increased medical monitoring as The Ranger students and instructors try to earn The Ranger students and instructors Ranger tab.

  5. The Colorado Springs Police Department:

    The quick-witted officers were able to get the cub into the back seat of a patrol car and brought her to nearby fire station 3, where a Department of Wildlife Ranger sedated the bear.

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