What does Freeman mean?

Definitions for Freeman
ˈfri mənFree·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. freeman, freewomannoun

    a person who is not a serf or a slave


  1. freemannoun

    A free man, one who is not a serf or slave.

  2. freemannoun

    or ceremonial A person awarded or inheriting the freedom, with any attached privileges, of a borough or city.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Freemannoun

    Etymology: free and man.

    Had you rather Cæsar were living, and die all slaves, than that Cæsar were dead, to live all freemen? William Shakespeare, Jul. Cæsar.

    If to break loose from the conduct of reason, and to want that restraint of examination and judgment which keeps us from chusing or doing the worse, be liberty, true liberty, mad men and fools are only the freemen. John Locke.

    He made us freemen of the continent,
    Whom nature did like captives treat before. Dryden.

    What this union was is expressed in the preceding verse, by their both having been made freemen on the same day. Joseph Addison, Remarks on Italy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Freemannoun

    one who enjoys liberty, or who is not subject to the will of another; one not a slave or vassal

  2. Freemannoun

    a member of a corporation, company, or city, possessing certain privileges; a member of a borough, town, or State, who has the right to vote at elections. See Liveryman

  3. Etymology: [AS. freman; frefree + mann man.]


  1. FreeMan

    Free Man is a studio album by Jamaican reggae singer Burning Spear, released in 2003. It was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album at the 46th Grammy Awards in 2004.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Freeman in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Freeman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Freeman in a Sentence

  1. James Fenimore Cooper:

    Individuality is the aim of political liberty. By leaving to the citizen as much freedom of action and of being, as comports with order and the rights of others, the institutions render him truly a freeman. He is left to pursue his means of happiness in his own manner.

  2. Chloe Melas:

    But there was one time that she felt truly crossed a line, that was when Morgan Freeman asked her not to pull down her skirt as she stood up to leave the interview.

  3. James Burgh:

    No kingdom can be secured otherwise than by arming the people. The possession of arms is the distinction between a freeman and a slave. He, who has nothing, and who himself belongs to another, must be defended by him, whose property he is, and needs no arms. But he, who thinks he is his own master, and has what he can call his own, ought to have arms to defend himself and what he possesses else he lives precariously, and at discretion.

  4. Brian Manley:

    What is captured on the in-car camera when Officer Freeman gives his initial commands to Mr. Joseph and the time in which Mr. Joseph charges toward Officer Freeman was a matter of seconds. It was not a very long duration.

  5. Drew White:

    I think he( Swarbrick) was floored by our conviction, we told Kurt Hinish the next guy was already in the building and was ready for the job. He( Marcus Freeman) has a contagious energy to Kurt Hinish. Kurt Hinish brings young men together.

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    the act of carrying something
    • A. restore
    • B. conform
    • C. deny
    • D. carry

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