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1. A Swiss.
2. A Swiss Guard.

[Ultimately from Middle High German Swīzer; see Swiss.]


1. (Peoples) a less common word for Swiss
2. (Historical Terms) a member of the Swiss Guard
3. (Military) a member of the Swiss Guard
[C16: from Middle High German, from Swīz Switzerland]
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