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.
And the Daily Record have brought the curtain up on the performance before everyone else - by recording a special version of the theme tune in The Clansman pub.
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.
And let's do it with a sombre sense of headbanging honour to the likes of The Wicker Man, Holy Smoke, El Dorado, Paschendale,Tailgunner, Bring Your Daughter To The Slaughter and live versions of Man On The Edge, Sign Of The Cross, Fear Of The Dark and The Clansman.
GAVIN is best known as Boaby, the barman at The Clansman in hit comedy Still Game.
The school bought the collection of masks, horns and headdresses nearly 90 years ago from a Tlingit leader, but the tribe says the clansman had no right to sell communal property.
A security official told AFP earlier that the kidnappers were believed to be members of the Maraqish tribe, which has been campaigning for the release of a clansman on death row in the capital Sanaa.
He also places Griffith's work in the context of issues of class, gender, and race, particularly in reference to the director's most famous film, Birth of a Nation, adapted from the 1905 play The Clansman.
Mohan, who is said to be Samy Vellu clansman, was later appointed national Youth coordinator.
He said the main target of his shooting was a fellow clansman identified as Belal Qassim Al-Kohali.