Cruzan

noun
Cru·​zan | \ krü-ˈzan How to pronounce Cruzan (audio) \

Definition of Cruzan

: a native or inhabitant of St. Croix

Other Words from Cruzan

Cruzan adjective

First Known Use of Cruzan

1958, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Cruzan

American Spanish *cruzano, from Santa Cruz St. Croix

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“Cruzan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cruzan. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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