Buckaroo

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A buckaroo is a cowboy of the Great Basin and California region of the United States, from an Anglicization of the Spanish word vaquero.

Buckaroo or Buckaroos may also refer to:

Music[edit]

Teams[edit]

  • Kelowna Buckaroos (1961-1983), a former Tier II Junior "A" ice hockey team from Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
    • Summerland Buckaroos (1983-1988), the name of the team after relocating to Summerland, British Columbia
  • Port Coquitlam Buckaroos (1999-2006), an ice hockey team based in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
  • Pendleton Buckaroos (1912-1914), a team in the short-lived professional baseball Western Tri-State League
  • Portland Buckaroos, several defunct ice hockey teams which were based in Portland, Oregon
  • the sports teams and mascot of Breckenridge High School, Breckenridge, Texas

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]

  • "Bronze Buckaroo," a nickname given to actor and singing movie cowboy Herb Jeffries (1913-2004)