dalesman

noun
dales·​man | \ ˈdālz-mən How to pronounce dalesman (audio) \

Definition of dalesman

British
: one living or born in a dale

First Known Use of dalesman

1769, in the meaning defined above

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“Dalesman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dalesman. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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