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Haitian

[hey-shuh n, -tee-uh n]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to Haiti or its people.
noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Haiti.
  2. Haitian Creole.

Origin of Haitian

First recorded in 1795–1805; Haiti + -an
Related formspro-Hai·tian, adjective
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Haitian

adjective
  1. relating to or characteristic of Haiti, its inhabitants, or their language
noun
  1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Haiti
  2. the creolized French spoken in Haiti
Former spelling: Haytian
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