Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of a legion.

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  • n. A member of a legion, especially the French Foreign Legion.

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  • n. a member of the American Legion
  • n. a soldier who is a member of a legion (especially the French Foreign Legion)

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

French légionnaire, from Old French, from legion, legion; see legion.

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Borrowing from French légionnaire.

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