What does woodman mean?

Definitions for woodman
ˈwʊd mənwood·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. woodsman, woodmannoun

    someone who lives in the woods

  2. woodworker, woodsman, woodmannoun

    makes things out of wood


  1. woodmannoun

    someone who lives in the wood and manages it; a woodsman

  2. woodmannoun

    someone who makes things from wood

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Woodmannoun

    A sportsman; a hunter.

    Etymology: wood and man.

    Their cry being composed of so well sorted mouths, that any man would perceive therein some kind of proportion, but the skilful woodmen did find a musick. Philip Sidney.

    The duke is a better woodman than thou takest him for. William Shakespeare.

    This is some one like us night-foundered here,
    Or else some neighbour woodman. John Milton.

    So when the woodman ’s toil her cave surrounds,
    And with the hunter’s cry the grove resounds,
    With grief and rage the mother-lion stung,
    Fearless herself, yet trembles for her young. Alexander Pope.


  1. woodman

    A woodman is a person who works in a forest, typically someone who is involved in cutting down, transporting, or selling trees. This term can also refer to a person living in the forest or a skilled forester. In a broader sense, it can also be used to refer to anyone who works with wood, such as a carpenter or a wood-carver.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woodmannoun

    a forest officer appointed to take care of the king's woods; a forester

  2. Woodmannoun

    a sportsman; a hunter

  3. Woodmannoun

    one who cuts down trees; a woodcutter

  4. Woodmannoun

    one who dwells in the woods or forest; a bushman


  1. Woodman

    Woodman is a village in Grant County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. The population was 132 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Woodman.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Woodman is ranked #6213 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Woodman surname appeared 5,505 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Woodman.

    90.8% or 5,001 total occurrences were White.
    3% or 168 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2% or 115 total occurrences were Black.
    2% or 111 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.3% or 74 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.6% or 36 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of woodman in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of woodman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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