sedens

noun
se·​dens | \ ˈsēˌdenz \
plural sedentes\ sə̇ˈden‧ˌtēz \

Definition of sedens

: a person who remains a resident of the place or region of his birth — compare nomad, migrant

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History and Etymology for sedens

New Latin sedent-, sedens, from Latin, present participle of sedēre to sit

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“Sedens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sedens. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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