French Canadian(redirected from French Canadians)
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A Canadian of French ancestry.
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(Peoples) a Canadian citizen whose native language is French
1. (Peoples) of or relating to French Canadians or their language
2. (Languages) of or relating to French Canadians or their language
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1. a Canadian whose first language is French, esp. a descendant of the colonists of New France.
3. Also, French′-Cana′dian. of or pertaining to French Canadians or the French-speaking parts of Canada.
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|Noun||1.||French Canadian - a Canadian descended from early French settlers and whose native language is French|
Acadian - an early French settler in the Maritimes
Canadian - a native or inhabitant of Canada
Canuck - informal term for Canadians in general and French Canadians in particular
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French Canadianadj & n → franco-canadese (m/f)
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