What does the word fowler mean?

Usage examples for fowler

  1. The studding- sails of the Water- Witch were no sooner fluttering in the air, than the brigantine slightly changed her course, like some bird whose wing has been touched by the fowler; and her head was seen inclining as much to the south, as the moment before it had pointed northward. – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. What's the trouble, Fowler? – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  3. The cat scene is judged by Professor Burrows to be superior in vivacity to the famous Egyptian Eighteenth Dynasty tomb- picture of the marsh- fowler with the trained cat, though to those familiar with the wonderful dash of the Egyptian work in question this will seem a hard saying. – The Sea-Kings of Crete by James Baikie