- any of several rapacious seabirds of the family Stercorariidae that pursue weaker birds to make them drop their prey.
- a hunter.
- a member of any of several groups of sharpshooters in the German or Austrian army.
- military a marksman in certain units of the German or Austrian armies
- a member of a light or mountain infantry unit in some European armies
- US and Canadian any of several skuas of the genus Stercorarius
- rare a hunter or hunter’s attendant