French Canadian

noun

Definition of French Canadian

: one of the descendants of French settlers in Lower Canada

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Other Words from French Canadian

French-Canadian adjective

Examples of French Canadian in a Sentence

the French Canadians of Quebec and other provinces

First Known Use of French Canadian

1758, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of French Canadian was in 1758

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“French Canadian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/French%20Canadian. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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French Canadian

noun

English Language Learners Definition of French Canadian

: a Canadian whose family comes originally from France

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