Highlander

[ hahy-luh n-der ]
/ ˈhaɪ lən dər /

noun

a Gael inhabiting the Highlands of Scotland.
a soldier of a Highland regiment.
(lowercase) an inhabitant of any highland region.

Origin of Highlander

First recorded in 1625–35; highland + -er1
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Highlander
/ (ˈhaɪləndə) /

noun

a native of the Highlands of Scotland
a member of a Scottish Highland regiment
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