noun, plural Sherpas (especially collectively) Sherpa.
a member of a people of Tibetan stock living in the Nepalese Himalayas, who often serve as porters on mountain-climbing expeditions.
(sometimes lowercase) an expert chosen by a chief executive to assist in preparations for a summit meeting.
an official who makes preparations for or assists a government representative or important delegate at a summit meeting or conference
noun (pl) -pas, -pa
a member of a people of Mongolian origin living on the southern slopes of the Himalayas in Nepal, noted as mountaineers
noun 1. a male or female given name, form of Shirley.
noun 1. Sir Charles Scott, 1861–1952, English physiologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1932. noun 1. Sir Charles Scott. 1857–1952, English physiologist, noted for his work on reflex action, published in The Integrative Action of the Nervous System (1906): shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine with Adrian (1932) Sherrington Sher·ring·ton (shěr’ĭng-tən), Sir Charles Scott. […]
noun, Archaic. 1. sherry.
noun 1. a cobbler drink made with sherry, sliced fruits, and ice.