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habitant

noun ha·bi·tant

Definition of habitant

  1. 1 \ˈha-bə-tənt\ :  inhabitant, resident

  2. 2 \ˌ(h)a-bi-ˈtäⁿ\ also habitan play \-ˈtäⁿ\ :  a settler or descendant of a settler of French origin working as a farmer in Canada



Examples of habitant in a sentence

  1. <the habitants of Indiana are nicknamed Hoosiers>



15th Century

First Known Use of habitant

15th century


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