Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A man who is a native or inhabitant of England.
  • noun A man of English ancestry.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A man who was born in or is a citizen of England; in a broad sense, a man of the English race who preserves his distinctive racial character, wherever he resides.
  • noun An English ship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A native or a naturalized inhabitant of England.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun UK The grey partridge (in opposition to the Frenchman, ie the red-legged partridge).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a man who is a native or inhabitant of England

Etymologies

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Old English engliscmann, corresponding to English +‎ man.

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