Canadian

noun
Ca·​na·​di·​an | \ kə-ˈnā-dē-ən How to pronounce Canadian (audio) \

Definition of Canadian

: a native or inhabitant of Canada

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Canadian adjective

First Known Use of Canadian

1568, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Canadian was in 1568

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“Canadian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Canadian. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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Canadian

adjective
Ca·​na·​di·​an | \ kə-ˈnā-dē-ən How to pronounce Canadian (audio) \

Kids Definition of Canadian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Canada or its people

Canadian

noun

Kids Definition of Canadian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person born or living in Canada

Canadian geographical name

Ca·​na·​di·​an | \ kə-ˈnā-dē-ən How to pronounce Canadian (audio) \
variants: or, upstream from its junction with the North Canadian, South Canadian

Definition of Canadian

river 906 miles (1458 kilometers) long in the south central U.S. flowing east from northeastern New Mexico to the Arkansas River in eastern Oklahoma

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