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French Canadian

noun

Simple Definition of French Canadian

  • : a Canadian whose family comes originally from France

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of French Canadian

  1. :  one of the descendants of French settlers in Lower Canada

French–Canadian adjective

Examples of french canadian in a sentence

  1. the French Canadians of Quebec and other provinces



1758

First Known Use of french canadian

1758

Rhymes with french canadian


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