gascon

noun
gas·​con | \ ˈga-skən How to pronounce gascon (audio) \

Definition of gascon

1 capitalized
a : a native of Gascony
b : the Romance speech of Gascony
2 : a boastful swaggering person

Other Words from gascon

Gascon adjective

Examples of gascon in a Sentence

one of history's most celebrated gascons was the Baron Münchhausen of Germany

First Known Use of gascon

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“Gascon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gascon. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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