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One who has left a native country, especially for political reasons.
[French, from past participle of émigrer, to emigrate, from Latin ēmigrāre; see emigrate.]
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émigré(ˈɛmɪˌɡreɪ; French emiɡre)
(Sociology) an emigrant, esp one forced to leave his native country for political reasons
[C18: from French, from émigrer to emigrate]
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é•mi•gré(ˈɛm ɪˌgreɪ, ˌɛm ɪˈgreɪ)
an emigrant, esp. a person who flees a native land because of political conditions.
[1785–95; < French: n. use of past participle of émigrer < Latin ēmīgrāre to emigrate]
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A noble fleeing the revolution; they forfeited their estates and were liable to summary execution if they returned.
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émigréémigrée [ˈemɪgreɪ] N → emigrado/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
émigré[ˈɛmɪgreɪ] n → émigré(e) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Emigrant(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
émigré[ˈɛmɪˌgreɪ] n (frm) → esule m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995