Etymology
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countryman (n.)

c. 1300 (late 13c. as a surname), "one who lives in the open country, a peasant," from country + man (n.). From mid-14c. as "one born in the same country as another." Related: Countrywoman.

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Definitions of countryman

countryman (n.)
a man from your own country;
countryman (n.)
a man who lives in the country and has country ways;
Synonyms: ruralist
From wordnet.princeton.edu