Origin of settler
Related Words for settlercolonist, immigrant, pilgrim, colonizer, homesteader, pioneer, habitant, planter
Examples from the Web for settler
Contemporary Examples of settler
A few children, settler children, congregate near what appears to have been the bus station.Inside Hebron, Israel’s Heart of Darkness
November 21, 2014
Buy an Obama family vacation time-share in an East Jerusalem Israeli settler condo to help repair relations with Bibi Netanyahu.The GOP Senate: A New Utopia Dawns
P. J. O’Rourke
November 8, 2014
Housing Minister Uri Ariel, himself a settler, is at least bureaucratically responsible for the latest announcement.How Netanyahu Plays the Settlement Game
November 13, 2013
Four settler outposts, which even Israel considers illegal, surround Jalud.When Israeli Settlers Direct Violence at Palestinian Schoolchildren
November 12, 2013
The uptick during the olive harvest supports an explanation of settler violence discussed in our report.Settler Violence Season
November 1, 2013
Historical Examples of settler
It was from the wife of a settler whom we speak of as the Member.
Some settler is introduced, or introduces himself, who is travelling too.
I have, therefore, written from the point of view of a settler.
There had been an auction of the effects of a settler, who was moving off to the South Island.
A settler had lost a cow and he had accused the Apaches of stealing the animal.When the West Was Young
Frederick R. Bechdolt
- a person who settles in a new country or a colony
1590s, "a thing that settles" (a debate, etc.); agent noun from settle (v.). Meaning "a person who moves into a new country" is from 1690s.