Definitions for landsmanˈlɑnts mən
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word landsman
landlubber, landsman, landman(noun)
a person who lives and works on land
landlubber, lubber, landsman(noun)
an inexperienced sailor; a sailor on the first voyage
The opposite of a seaman. A person who does not go to sea, who lacks the skills of a sailor or who is uncomfortable on ships or boats.
A fellow Jew who comes from the same district or town, especially in Eastern Europe
Someone of a similar heritage or belief system
A military rank given to naval recruits
Origin: land (in meanings 2 and 3 influenced by Yiddish לאַנדסמאַן)
one who lives on the land; -- opposed to seaman
a sailor on his first voyage
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