What does acadian mean?

Definitions for acadianəˈkeɪ di ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Acadian(noun)

    an early French settler in the Maritimes


  1. Acadian(Noun)

    A native of Acadia.

  2. Acadian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Acadia, its people, or their language or culture.

  3. Acadian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Acadian epoch.

  4. Acadian(ProperNoun)

    Acadian French: the form of French spoken in Acadia.

    In many places, Acadian has been supplanted by English and by Standard French.

  5. Acadian(ProperNoun)

    Acadian epoch: the Middle Cambrian.

    The Burgess Shale contains fossils of very odd organisms that lived during the Acadian.

  6. Origin: * First attested in 1705.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acadian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Acadie, or Nova Scotia

  2. Acadian(noun)

    a native of Acadie

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Acadian

    a-kā′di-an, adj. of or native to Nova Scotia, Acadia being the name given to the country by the first French settlers in 1604.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acadian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acadian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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