Definition of syce in English:

syce

noun

  • (especially in India) a groom (taking care of horses)

    • ‘The Syce, or groom, attends but one horse.’
    • ‘One of the first evidences that the authorities were hospitably inclined was the arrival of a smart Victoria with driver and syce in scarlet liveries, all to he kept at the Residency during the length of my stay.’

Origin

From Persian and Urdu sā'is, from Arabic.

Pronunciation:

syce

/sīs/