Definition of shepherdess noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

shepherdess

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌʃepəˈdes//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʃepərˈdes//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈʃepədəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃepərdəs//
 
(old-fashioned)
 
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a woman who takes care of sheep
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: shepherdess