What does landsman mean?

Definitions for landsman
ˈlɑnts mənlands·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. landlubber, landsman, landmannoun

    a person who lives and works on land

  2. landlubber, lubber, landsmannoun

    an inexperienced sailor; a sailor on the first voyage

Wiktionary

  1. landsmannoun

    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.

    Etymology: land (in meanings 2 and 3 influenced by Yiddish לאַנדסמאַן)

  2. landsmannoun

    A fellow Jew who comes from the same district or town, especially in Eastern Europe

    Etymology: land (in meanings 2 and 3 influenced by Yiddish לאַנדסמאַן)

  3. landsmannoun

    Someone of a similar heritage or belief system

    Etymology: land (in meanings 2 and 3 influenced by Yiddish לאַנדסמאַן)

  4. landsmannoun

    A military rank given to naval recruits

    Etymology: land (in meanings 2 and 3 influenced by Yiddish לאַנדסמאַן)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Landsmannoun

    one who lives on the land; -- opposed to seaman

  2. Landsmannoun

    a sailor on his first voyage

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of landsman in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of landsman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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