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swordsman (n.)

1670s, from sword + genitive -s- + man (n.). Earlier was swordman (late 14c.); Old English had sweordfreca in the same sense. Related: Swordsmanship (1765).

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Definitions of swordsman from WordNet

swordsman (n.)
someone skilled at fencing;
Synonyms: fencer
From wordnet.princeton.edu