Car·​list ˈkär-list How to pronounce Carlist (audio)
: a supporter of Don Carlos or his successors as having rightful title to the Spanish throne
Carlist adjective

Word History


Spanish carlista, from Don Carlos

First Known Use

1830, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Carlist was in 1830

Dictionary Entries Near Carlist

Cite this Entry

“Carlist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Mar. 2023.

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