One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Especially in France and French-speaking countries: an attendant who directs the hounds during a hunt; a master of hounds.
Late 16th century; earliest use found in Accounts of the Lord High Treasurer of Scotland. From Middle French, French piqueur from piquer to spur + -eur.
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