What does footman mean?

Definitions for footman
ˈfʊt mənfoot·man

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. footmannoun

    a man employed as a servant in a large establishment (as a palace) to run errands and do chores

Wiktionary

  1. footmannoun

    A soldier who marches and fights on foot; a foot soldier.

  2. footmannoun

    A man in waiting; a male servant whose duties are to attend the door, the carriage, the table, etc.

  3. footmannoun

    Formerly, a servant who ran in front of his master's carriage; a runner.

  4. footmannoun

    A metallic stand with four feet, for keeping anything warm before a fire.

  5. footmannoun

    A moth of the family Lithosidae; -- so called from its livery-like colors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Footmannoun

    a soldier who marches and fights on foot; a foot soldier

  2. Footmannoun

    a man in waiting; a male servant whose duties are to attend the door, the carriage, the table, etc

  3. Footmannoun

    formerly, a servant who ran in front of his master's carriage; a runner

  4. Footmannoun

    a metallic stand with four feet, for keeping anything warm before a fire

  5. Footmannoun

    a moth of the family Lithosidae; -- so called from its livery-like colors

Freebase

  1. Footman

    A footman is a male servant, notably as domestic staff.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. footman

    A soldier who marches and fights on foot.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of footman in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of footman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of footman in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Swift:

    A footman may swear; but he cannot swear like a lord. He can swear as often: but can he swear with equal delicacy, propriety, and judgment?

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