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mi·li·tia·man

 (mə-lĭsh′ə-mən)
n.
A man who is a member of a militia.

militiaman

(mɪˈlɪʃəmən)
n, pl -men
(Military) a man serving with the militia

mi•li•tia•man

(mɪˈlɪʃ ə mən)

n., pl. -men.
a person serving in the militia.
[1770–80]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.militiaman - a member of the militiamilitiaman - a member of the militia; serves only during emergencies
militia, reserves - civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army
Minuteman - an American militiaman prior to and during the American Revolution
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
trainbandsman - a member of a trainband
Translations

militiaman

[mɪˈlɪʃəmən] (militiamen (pl)) Nmiliciano m

militiaman

[mɪˈlɪʃəmən] nmilicien m

militiaman

n pl <-men> → Milizsoldat m
References in classic literature ?
Nay, the debts due to the French and Dutch are to be paid in militiamen instead of louis d'ors and ducats.
Militiamen and recruits were being enrolled in the villages, and from the seat of war came contradictory news, false as usual and therefore variously interpreted.
I got as far as Belmont, on the main road back, when I was robbed of my horse-meat by three militiamen.
The airship rose and signalled the flagship and City Hall, police and militiamen were directed at once to the spot, and this particular incident closed.
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President Rodrigo Duterte visited on Monday evening eight soldiers and militiamen recently wounded in various encounters with New People's Army (NPA) rebels in southern and central Mindanao.
A number of Al Houthi militiamen were killed, while their vehicle, carrying weapons and ammunition, was destroyed.
wrote Blaine Cooper, one of the group's leaders, who posted a video of two militiamen blowing shofars onto Facebook.
militiamen took over the headquarters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday in the northwestern state of Oregon to protest the pending imprisonment of two ranchers accused of arson, local authorities said.
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Militiamen in Aden said they captured two Iranian Pasdar officers advising Houthi rebels during fighting last Friday evening.
The two leading militiamen had been hiding since then.