What does the word warrior mean?

Usage examples for warrior

  1. She used to say, too, that if she had been obliged to throw away either child I should have been the one left behind, for as I was a boy, and would grow up to be a warrior, and to fight the enemies of our tribe, I might very likely be killed anyway, and it might as well be earlier as later. – When Buffalo Ran by George Bird Grinnell
  2. You are an Englishman, and a warrior in your own country. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  3. But the Big Buffalo is a warrior. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin