- an inhabitant of Finland, especially a native who customarily speaks Swedish.
Origin of Finlander
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The Americans won't let the Finlander hold me for ransom, you may depend upon that.A Rock in the Baltic
And then his neighbour the Kaffre differs from him as the Finlander does from the Lap.
There is the Norwegian on the west; the Finlander on the east.
The Finlander's scythe is represented in the annexed figure.Lachesis Lapponica
Carl von Linn
The Finlander recognized our peril as quickly as I did, and halted.The Czar's Spy
William Le Queux