sedens

noun

se·​dens
ˈsēˌdenz
plural sedentes
sə̇ˈden‧ˌtēz
: a person who remains a resident of the place or region of his birth compare nomad, migrant

Word History

Etymology

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 9 Dec. 2022.

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