a girl or woman who herds sheep.
a rural girl.
noun 1. any of the Hyksos kings.
noun 1. a small moon orbiting near a planetary ring, whose gravitational pull helps confine the ring and the ring’s extent. shepherd satellite (shěp’ərd) A moon that orbits near the edge of a planetary ring, stabilizing the ring’s particles through gravitational pull and confining the ring to a sharply defined band. For example, the moons […]
noun 1. Jack. 1702–24, English criminal, whose daring escapes from prison were celebrated in many contemporary ballads and plays
noun 1. Isle of Sheppey, an island in SE England, off the N coast of Kent in the Thames estuary: separated from the mainland by The Swale, a narrow channel. Chief towns: Sheerness, Minster. Pop: 37 852 (2001 est). Area: 80 sq km (30 sq miles)