Frenchman

noun
French·​man | \ ˈfrench-mən How to pronounce Frenchman (audio) \

Definition of Frenchman

1 : a native or inhabitant of France
2 : a person who is of French descent

First Known Use of Frenchman

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Frenchman

Statistics for Frenchman

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Frenchman

The first known use of Frenchman was before the 12th century

See more words from the same century

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for Frenchman

Frenchman

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Frenchman

: a French man

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on Frenchman

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Frenchman

Spanish Central: Translation of Frenchman

Nglish: Translation of Frenchman for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of Frenchman for Arabic Speakers

Comments on Frenchman

What made you want to look up Frenchman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

highly pertinent or appropriate

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time traveler quiz which word came first
  • Which came first?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!