Englishman

noun
En·​glish·​man | \ ˈiŋ-glish-mən How to pronounce Englishman (audio) , ˈiŋ-lish-\

Definition of Englishman

: a native or inhabitant of England

First Known Use of Englishman

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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Englishman

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English Language Learners Definition of Englishman

: an English man

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