Examples of callant
<ever since he was a callant, he's been fishing off the eastern coast of Scotland>
Origin of callant
Dutch or Middle French dialect; Dutch kalant customer, fellow, from Middle French dialect (Picard) calland customer, from Latin calent-, calens, present participle of calēre to be warm — more at lee
First Known Use: circa 1592
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