clansman


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clans·man

 (klănz′mən)
n.
A man belonging to a clan.

clansman

(ˈklænzmən)
n, pl -men
(Anthropology & Ethnology) a man belonging to a clan

clans•man

(ˈklænz mən)

n., pl. -men.
a member of a clan.
[1800–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clansman - a member of a clanclansman - a member of a clan      
kin group, kindred, kinship group, clan, kin, tribe - group of people related by blood or marriage
fellow member, member - one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family"
Translations

clansman

[ˈklænzmən] N (clansmen (pl)) → miembro m del clan

clansman

[ˈklænzmən] nmembre m d'un clan (écossais)

clansman

n pl <-men> → Clanmitglied nt; all the McTaggart clansmenalle Mitglieder des Clans McTaggart

clansman

[ˈklænzmən] nmembro di un clan
References in classic literature ?
They appeared to be terrified at the prospect of repeating it, but the chief has patriarchal powers in these countries, and if the bargain is good in his eyes the clansman has little choice in the matter.
Recruiting vessels on Malaita left the Poonga-Poonga coast severely alone; and the Clansman, a Samoan recruiter, dropping anchor one sunset for billiards and gossip, reported rumours amongst the Sio natives that there had been fighting at Poonga-Poonga.
He's been behind the bar of The Clansman since he was 18, I don't think he could do anything else.
Craiglang may only stretch from Osprey Heights to Navid's shop and The Clansman but for Greg Hemphill, the sitcom is not so far from Bedford Falls, the fictional town of Franz Capra's 1946 film.
Then the men hear a terrible rumour about the Clansman.
The Post made the trek to Caldercruix to play The Clansman, and nearly suffered a blow to their title bid.
The MP also denied that the IEBC Commissioner Professor Abdi Guliye is his cousin saying he was just a fellow clansman.
They may be older, but they're no wiser and they're putting the modern world to rights from a seat in the Clansman pub.
The individual who fails to take revenge on the killer of a clansman brings shame upon himself (makes him a woman) and weakens his clan, inviting more open aggression.
This issue, then, follows in the footsteps of NCTF's occasional publication of annotated texts such as The Clansman and The String of Pearls.
The kidnappers aim to press the Yemeni government into arresting persons from a rival tribe in Shabwah Governorate who killed a fellow clansman five years ago, the source noted.
He maintained that being a clansman the new governor was aware of the hardships and difficulties of his fellow tribesmen and would come up to their expectations.