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 for No*mad
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Nomad \Nom"ad\, n. [L. nomas, -adis, Gr. ?, ?, pasturing,
     roaming without fixed home, fr. ? a pasture, allotted abode,
     fr. ? to distribute, allot, drive to pasture; prob. akin to
     AS. niman to take, and E. nimble: cf. F. nomade. Cf.
     Astronomy, Economy, Nimble, Nemesis, Numb,
     Number.]
     One of a race or tribe that has no fixed location, but
     wanders from place to place in search of pasture or game.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Nomad \Nom"ad\, a.
     Roving; nomadic.
     [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  41 Moby Thesaurus words for "nomad":
     Arab, Bedouin, Bohemian, Romany, Zigeuner, circumforaneous,
     discursive, divagatory, drifting, errant, flitting, floating,
     footloose, footloose and fancy-free, fugitive, gadding, gypsy,
     gypsy-like, gypsyish, landloping, meandering, migrational,
     migratory, nomadic, rambling, ranging, roaming, roving, shifting,
     straggling, straying, strolling, traipsing, transient, transitory,
     transmigratory, tzigane, vagabond, vagrant, wandering, zingaro
  
  

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