Briton

noun Brit·on \ ˈbri-tᵊn \

Definition of Briton

1 : a member of one of the peoples inhabiting Britain prior to the Anglo-Saxon invasions
2 : a native or subject of Great Britain; especially : englishman

Origin and Etymology of briton

Middle English Breton, from Middle French & Latin; Middle French, from Latin Britton-, Britto, of Celt origin; akin to Welsh Brython


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Briton

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Definition of Briton for English Language Learners

  • : a British person


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