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clansman

[klanz-muh n]
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noun, plural clans·men.
  1. a member of a clan.

Origin of clansman

First recorded in 1800–10; clan + 's1 + -man
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clansman

noun plural -men
  1. a man belonging to a clan
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Word Origin and History for clansman

n.

1810, "member of a clan," from genitive of clan + man (n.).

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