Arkansawyer

noun
Ar·​kan·​saw·​yer | \ ˈärkənˌsȯyər, ˈȧk . . . yə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of Arkansawyer

: arkansan used as a nickname

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First Known Use of Arkansawyer

1874, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Arkansawyer

Arkansaw (older spelling of Arkansas) + -yer (as in sawyer)

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“Arkansawyer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Arkansawyer. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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