Cornishman
noun Date: 15th century a native or resident of Cornwall, England

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cornishman — [kôr′nishmən] n. pl. Cornishmen [kôr′nishmən] a person born or living in Cornwall …   English World dictionary

  • Cornishman — /kawr nish meuhn/, n., pl. Cornishmen. a native or inhabitant of Cornwall. [1375 1425; late ME. See CORNISH, MAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Cornishman — noun A man from Cornwall …   Wiktionary

  • Cornishman — Cor·nish·man || kɔːnɪʃmÉ™n n. man who is a native or inhabitant of Cornwall (England) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cornishman — cor·nish·man …   English syllables

  • Cornishman — Cor•nish•man [[t]ˈkɔr nɪʃ mən[/t]] n. pl. men peo a native or inhabitant of Cornwall • Etymology: 1375–1425 …   From formal English to slang

  • Cornishman — noun a man who is a native or inhabitant of Cornwall • Hypernyms: ↑Englishman • Member Holonyms: ↑Cornwall * * * mən noun (plural cornishmen) Usage: capitalized : a native or resident of Cornwall …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cornishman (GWR) — The Cornishman was an English express passenger train with one end of its journey at Penzance in the county of Cornwall. From its inception in the 19th Century until before World War II it originated in London. Under British Railways it started… …   Wikipedia

  • Cornishman (train) — The Cornishman was a British express passenger train to Penzance in Cornwall. From its inception in the 19th century until before World War II it originated in London. Under British Railways it became a quite different service, starting variously …   Wikipedia

  • The Cornishman — is a weekly newspaper, based in Penzance, Cornwall, United Kingdom. It is published every Thursday.It formerly had a separate edition to cover the Isles of Scilly. However, it now just has one edition which covers the whole of the Penwith… …   Wikipedia

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