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English definition of “nomad”

nomad

noun [C]     /ˈnəʊmæd/
a member of a group of people who move from one place to another instead of living in the same place all the time Lifestyles and their studyTravellers and visitors
nomadic     /nəʊˈmædɪk/ adjective Nomadic people move from place to place .Lifestyles and their study
(Definition of nomad noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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