A man engaged or experienced in war, or in the military life; a soldier; a champion. ”Warriors old with ordered spear and shield.
(Science: zoology) ” (milton) Warrior ant, a reddish ant (formica sanguinea) native of Europe and America. It is one of the species which move in armies to capture and enslave other ants.
Origin: OE. Werreour, OF. Werreour, guerreor, from guerre, werre, war. See War, and Warray.