|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
Hebrews ba'al parash, "master of a horse." The "horsemen" mentioned Exodus 14:9 were "mounted men", i.e., men who rode in chariots. The army of Pharaoh consisted of a chariot and infantry force. We find that at a later period, however, the Egyptians had cavalry (2 Chronicles 12:3). (see HORSE.)
Noah Webster's Dictionary
1. (n.) A rider on horseback; one skilled in the management of horses; a mounted man.
2. (n.) A mounted soldier; a cavalryman.
3. (n.) A land crab of the genus Ocypoda, living on the coast of Brazil and the West Indies, noted for running very swiftly.
4. (n.) A West Indian fish of the genus Eques, as the light-horseman (E. lanceolatus).
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Horseman (13 Occurrences)
Genesis 49:17 May Dan be a snake in the way, a horned snake by the road, biting the horse's foot so that the horseman has a fall. (BBE)
Exodus 15:1 Then Moses and the children of Israel made this song to the Lord, and said, I will make a song to the Lord, for he is lifted up in glory: the horse and the horseman he has sent down into the sea. (BBE)
Exodus 15:21 And Miriam, answering, said, Make a song to the Lord, for he is lifted up in glory; the horse and the horseman he has sent into the sea. (BBE)
2 Kings 9:17 Now the watchman was standing on the tower in Jezreel, and he spied the company of Jehu as he came, and said, "I see a company." Joram said, "Take a horseman, and send to meet them, and let him say,'Is it peace?'" (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
2 Kings 9:19 Then he sent out a second horseman, who came up to them and said, The king says, Is it peace? And Jehu said in answer, What have you to do with peace? come after me. (BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 4:29 From the voice of the horseman, And of him shooting with the bow, all the city is fleeing, They have come into thickets, And on cliffs they have gone up, All the city is forsaken, And there is no one dwelling in them. (YLT NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 51:21 With you the horse and the horseman will be broken; with you the war-carriage and he who goes in it will be broken; (BBE)
Ezekiel 26:10 From the abundance of his horses cover thee doth their dust, From the noise of horseman, and wheel, and rider, Shake do thy walls, in his coming in to thy gates, As the coming into a city broken-up. (YLT)
Hosea 10:11 And Ephraim is a trained cow, taking pleasure in crushing the grain; but I have put a yoke on her fair neck; I will put a horseman on the back of Ephraim; Judah will be working the plough, Jacob will be turning up the earth. (BBE)
Amos 2:15 And the bowman will not keep his place; he who is quick-footed will not get away safely: and the horseman will not keep his life. (BBE NIV)
Nahum 3:2 The sound of a whip, And the sound of the rattling of a wheel, And of a prancing horse, and of a bounding chariot, Of a horseman mounting. (YLT)
Nahum 3:3 the horseman mounting, and the flashing sword, the glittering spear, and a multitude of slain, and a great heap of corpses, and there is no end of the bodies. They stumble on their bodies, (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)
Zechariah 12:4 In that day, says the Lord, I will put fear into every horse and make every horseman go off his head: and my eyes will be open on the people of Judah, and I will make every horse of the peoples blind. (BBE)