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The dish is generally thought to have originated in the 1800s with sheep herders in northern England or Scotland and was a thrifty meal made with leftover, minced lamb or mutton from a roast.

By 2015, those guns had been turned by extremist groups upon villagers, cattle herders and children in rural Burkina Faso.

From Time

Like Suzy, Isabelle is a natural herder and constant nipper.

This could lead herders into new territories, increasing the likeliness of violent clashes between humans and lions that prey on cattle.

From Ozy

They’re helping villagers build more economic muscle by assisting in the marketing of pashmina wool produced by wildlife-friendly herders.

From Ozy

This she did, choosing to write three lines by the German poet and philosopher Johann Gottfried Herder.

Who can explain the sixth sense that warns a night-herder of a stampede a moment before the herd jumps off the bed-ground?

Except for meeting a lone herder in charge of a band of sheep, they had not met a human being in the last fifty miles.

I can't talk Spanish, and the herder says that he no savvy 'Meriky' and it's up to me to sort and claim.

It was still very early in the morning when Wade arrived at the herder's camp.

So it is on the Long Trail you so often see the herder walking with his dogs ahead of his sheep to hold them back to feed.

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On this page you'll find 53 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to herder, such as: rancher, buckaroo, cattleman, cowboy, cowhand, and cowherd.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.