North-countryman

noun
plural North-countrymen

Definition of North-countryman

British
: a native or inhabitant of the northern counties of England

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History and Etymology for North-countryman

north country (from Middle English north cuntree, from north entry 2 + cuntree country) + man

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“North-countryman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/North-countryman. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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