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emigrant (n.)

"one who quits a country or region to settle in another," 1754, from Latin emigrantem (nominative emigrans), present participle of emigrare "move away" (see emigration). As an adjective in English from 1794.

updated on August 17, 2014

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Definitions of emigrant from WordNet

emigrant (n.)
someone who leaves one country to settle in another;
Synonyms: emigre / emigree / outgoer
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.

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