Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In French law, an inhabitant or a member of a parish.

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Examples

  • Oh! j'ai tant pleuré, Dimanche, en mon paroissien!

    Silverpoints

  • She remained the same wicked, charming old Sadducee as before: her morocco-bound _paroissien_ might appear on festivals and occasions; she still slept as often as not of nights with "Candide" under her pillow.

    A Comedy of Masks A Novel

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