Cor·​nish·​man ˈkȯr-nish-mən How to pronounce Cornishman (audio)
: a native or resident of Cornwall, England

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Cornishman was in the 15th century

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“Cornishman.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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Cor·​nish·​man -mən How to pronounce Cornishman (audio)
: a person born or living in Cornwall, England
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