dweller

Definitions of dweller
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n a person who inhabits a particular place

Synonyms:
denizen, habitant, indweller, inhabitant
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Agrippina the Elder
granddaughter of Augustus and mother of Caligula and Agrippina the Younger (14 BC - AD 33)
Agrippina the Younger
wife who poisoned Claudius after her son Nero was declared heir and who was then put to death by Nero
Alcaeus
Greek lyric poet of Lesbos; reputed inventor of Alcaic verse (611-580 BC)
Alcibiades
ancient Athenian statesman and general in the Peloponnesian War (circa 450-404 BC)
Antigonus Cyclops
a general of Alexander the Great and king of Macedonia; lost one eye; killed in a battle at Ipsus (382-301 BC)
Arminius
German hero; leader at the battle of Teutoburger Wald in AD 9 (circa 18 BC - AD 19)
Artaxerxes I
king of Persia who sanctioned the practice of Judaism in Jerusalem (?-424 BC)
Artaxerxes II
king of Persia who subdued numerous revolutions and made peace with Sparta (?-359 BC)
Athelstan
the first Saxon ruler who extended his kingdom to include nearly all of England (895-939)
Clovis I
king of the Franks who unified Gaul and established his capital at Paris and founded the Frankish monarchy; his name was rendered as Gallic `Louis' (466-511)
Demetrius Poliorcetes
son of Antigonus Cyclops and king of Macedonia; he and his father were defeated at the battle of Ipsus (337-283 BC)
Demosthenes
Athenian statesman and orator (circa 385-322 BC)
Draco
Athenian lawmaker whose code of laws prescribed death for almost every offense (circa 7th century BC)
Lysimachus
Macedonian general under Alexander the Great; with Seleucus he defeated Antigonus and Demetrius at the battle of Ipsus (circa 355-281 BC)
Philemon
(New Testament) a Christian (probably living in Colossae) whose slave escaped and went to see Saint Paul
Sappho
the Greek lyric poet of Lesbos; much admired although only fragments of her poetry have been preserved (6th century BC)
Seleucus I Nicator
Macedonian general who accompanied Alexander the Great into Asia; founded a line of kings who reigned in Asia Minor until 65 BC (358-281 BC)
Socrates
ancient Athenian philosopher; teacher of Plato and Xenophon (470-399 BC)
Tenzing Norgay
Sherpa mountaineer guide who with Sir Edmund Hillary was one of the first to attain the summit of Mount Everest (1914-1986)
Types:
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Asian, Asiatic
a native or inhabitant of Asia
European
a native or inhabitant of Europe
Aussie, Australian
a native or inhabitant of Australia
Austronesian
a native or inhabitant of Austronesia
Kiwi, New Zealander
a native or inhabitant of New Zealand
American
a native or inhabitant of a North American or Central American or South American country
American
a native or inhabitant of the United States
Alsatian
a native or inhabitant of Alsace
borderer
an inhabitant of a border area (especially the border between Scotland and England)
cottage dweller, cottager
someone who lives in a cottage
easterner
an inhabitant of an eastern area; especially of the U.S.
Galilaean, Galilean
an inhabitant of Galilee (an epithet of Jesus Christ)
Hittite
a member of an ancient people who inhabited Anatolia and northern Syria about 2000 to 1200 BC
island-dweller, islander
an inhabitant of an island
landlubber, landman, landsman
a person who lives and works on land
Latin
an inhabitant of ancient Latium
liver
someone who lives in a place
marcher
an inhabitant of a border district
Nazarene
an inhabitant of Nazareth
Northerner
an inhabitant of the North
Numidian
an inhabitant of ancient Numidia
Occidental
a native inhabitant of the Occident
Philistine
a member of an Aegean people who settled ancient Philistia around the 12th century BC
Phrygian
a native or inhabitant of Phrygia
plainsman
an inhabitant of a plains region (especially the Great Plains of North America)
occupant, occupier, resident
someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
earthling, earthman, tellurian, worldling
an inhabitant of the earth
Trinidadian
inhabitant or native of Trinidad
villager
one who has lived in a village most of their life
westerner
an inhabitant of a western area; especially of the U.S.
African American, African-American, Afro-American, Black American
an American whose ancestors were born in Africa
Asian American
an American who is of Asian descent
Oriental, oriental person
a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
Indian
a native or inhabitant of India
Abo, Aboriginal, Aborigine, Australian Aborigine, native Australian
a dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived
Eurafrican
a person of mixed European and African descent
Eurasian
a person of mixed European and Asian descent
sahib
formerly a term of respect for important white Europeans in colonial India; used after the name
Celt, Kelt
a member of a European people who once occupied Britain and Spain and Gaul prior to Roman times
Frank
a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century
Teuton
a member of the ancient Germanic people who migrated from Jutland to southern Gaul and were annihilated by the Romans
Afghan, Afghanistani
a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
Albanian
a native or inhabitant of Albania
Altaic
any member of the peoples speaking a language in the Altaic language group
Armenian
a native or inhabitant of Armenia
Andorran
a native or inhabitant of Andorra
Austrian
a native or inhabitant of Austria
Bangladeshi
a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh
Basque
a member of a people of unknown origin living in the western Pyrenees in France and Spain
Bengali
(Hinduism) a member of a people living in Bangladesh and West Bengal (mainly Hindus)
Belgian
a native or inhabitant of Belgium
Bhutanese, Bhutani
a native or inhabitant of Bhutan
Bulgarian
a native or inhabitant of Bulgaria
Burmese
a native or inhabitant of Myanmar
Belorussian, Byelorussian, White Russian
a native or inhabitant of Byelorussia
Byzantine
a native or inhabitant of Byzantium or of the Byzantine Empire
Cambodian, Kampuchean
a native or inhabitant of Cambodia
Chinese
a native or inhabitant of Communist China or of Nationalist China
Cyprian, Cypriot, Cypriote
a native or inhabitant of Cyprus
Czech, Czechoslovak, Czechoslovakian
a native or inhabitant of the former republic of Czechoslovakia
Czech
a native of inhabitant of the Czech Republic
Slovak
a native or inhabitant of Slovakia
Dane
a native or inhabitant of Denmark
East Indian
a native or inhabitant of the East Indies
Brit, Britisher, Briton
a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
Angle
a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons
Saxon
a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons; dominant in England until the Norman Conquest
Jute
a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Saxons to become Anglo-Saxons
Langobard, Lombard
a member of a Germanic people who invaded northern Italy in the 6th century
Finn
a native or inhabitant of Finland
Latvian
a native or inhabitant of Latvia
Lithuanian
a native or inhabitant of Lithuania
French person, Frenchman, Frenchwoman
a person of French nationality
Balkan
an inhabitant of the Balkan Peninsula
Creole
a person descended from French ancestors in southern United States (especially Louisiana)
Creole
a person of European descent born in the West Indies or Latin America
Cretan
a native or inhabitant of Crete
Greek, Hellene
a native or inhabitant of Greece
Thracian
an inhabitant of ancient Thrace
Malay, Malayan
a member of a people inhabiting the northern Malay Peninsula and Malaysia and parts of the western Malay Archipelago
Dutchman, Hollander, Netherlander
a native or inhabitant of Holland
Hindoo, Hindu, Hindustani
a native or inhabitant of Hindustan or India
Hmong, Miao
a people living traditionally in mountain villages in southern China and adjacent areas of Vietnam and Laos and Thailand; many have emigrated to the United States
Hungarian, Magyar
a native or inhabitant of Hungary
Icelander
a native or inhabitant of Iceland
Indonesian
a native or inhabitant of Indonesia
Irani, Iranian, Persian
a native or inhabitant of Iran
Iraki, Iraqi
a native or inhabitant of Iraq
Irelander, Irish person
a native or inhabitant of Ireland
Israelite
a native or inhabitant of the ancient kingdom of Israel
Israeli
a native or inhabitant of Israel
Italian
a native or inhabitant of Italy
Roman
an inhabitant of the ancient Roman Empire
Japanese, Nipponese
a native or inhabitant of Japan
Jordanian
a native or inhabitant of Jordan
Korean
a native or inhabitant of Korea who speaks the Korean language
Kurd
a member of a largely pastoral Islamic people who live in Kurdistan; the largest ethnic group without their own state
Kuwaiti
a native or inhabitant of Kuwait
Lao, Laotian
a member of a Buddhist people inhabiting the area of the Mekong River in Laos and Thailand and speaking the Lao language; related to the Thais
Lapp, Lapplander, Saame, Saami, Same, Sami
a member of an indigenous nomadic people living in northern Scandinavia and herding reindeer
Latin American, Latino
a native of Latin America
Lebanese
a native or inhabitant of Lebanon
Liechtensteiner
a native or inhabitant of Liechtenstein
Luxembourger, Luxemburger
a native or inhabitant of Luxembourg
Macedonian
a native or inhabitant of Macedon
Malaysian
a native or inhabitant of Malaysia
Maldivan, Maldivian
a native or inhabitant of Maldives
Nauruan
a native or inhabitant of Nauru
Nepalese, Nepali
a native or inhabitant of Nepal
North American
a native or inhabitant of North America
Norse, Norseman, Norwegian
a native or inhabitant of Norway
Pakistani
a native or inhabitant of Pakistan
Parthian
a native or inhabitant of Parthia
Pole
a native or inhabitant of Poland
Polynesian
a native or inhabitant of Polynesia
Portuguese
a native or inhabitant of Portugal
Romanian, Rumanian
a native or inhabitant of Romania
San Marinese
a native or inhabitant of San Marino
Norse, Northman, Scandinavian
an inhabitant of Scandinavia
Scot, Scotchman, Scotsman
a native or inhabitant of Scotland
Slovene
a native of Slovenia
South American
a native or inhabitant of South America
Spaniard
a native or inhabitant of Spain
Singhalese, Sinhalese
a native or inhabitant of Sri Lanka
Swede
a native or inhabitant of Sweden
Sherpa
a member of the Himalayan people living in Nepal and Tibet who are famous for their skill as mountaineers
Syrian
a native or inhabitant of Syria
Taiwanese
a native or inhabitant of Taiwan
Tadzhik, Tajik
a native or inhabitant of Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China
Siamese, Tai, Thai
a native or inhabitant of Thailand
Tibetan
a native or inhabitant of Tibet
Tyrolean
a native or inhabitant of the Tyrol
Turki
any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
Kazakhstani
a native or inhabitant of Kazakhstan
Ukranian
a native or inhabitant of the Ukraine
Anglo-American
an American who was born in Britain or one whose ancestors were British
Alabaman, Alabamian
a native or resident of Alabama
Alaskan
a native or resident of Alaska
Arizonan, Arizonian
a native or resident of Arizona
Arkansan, Arkansawyer
a native or resident of Arkansas
Bay Stater
a native or resident of Massachusetts
Bostonian
a native or resident of Boston
Californian
a native or resident of California
Carolinian
a native or resident of the Carolinas
Coloradan
a native or resident of Colorado
Connecticuter
a native or resident of Connecticut
Delawarean, Delawarian
a native or resident of Delaware
Floridian
a native or resident of Florida
Franco-American
an American who was born in France or whose ancestors were French
German American
an American who was born in Germany or whose ancestors were German
Georgian
a native or resident of the American state of Georgia
Hawaiian
a native or resident of Hawaii
Idahoan
a native or resident of Idaho
Illinoisan
a native or resident of Illinois
Hoosier, Indianan
a native or resident of Indiana
Iowan
a native or resident of Iowa
Kansan
a native or resident of Kansas
Bluegrass Stater, Kentuckian
a native or resident of Kentucky
Louisianan, Louisianian
a native or resident of Louisiana
Down Easter, Mainer
a native or resident of Maine
Marylander
a native or resident of Maryland
Michigander, Wolverine
a native or resident of Michigan
Gopher, Minnesotan
a native or resident of Minnesota
Mississippian
a native or resident of Mississippi
Missourian
a native or resident of Missouri
Montanan
a native or resident of Montana
Cornhusker, Nebraskan
a native or resident of Nebraska
Nevadan
a native or resident of Nevada
Granite Stater, New Hampshirite
a native or resident of New Hampshire
Garden Stater, New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
a native of resident of New Jersey
New Mexican
a native or resident of New Mexico
New Yorker
a native or resident of New York (especially of New York City)
North Carolinian, Tarheel
a native or resident of North Carolina
North Dakotan
a native or resident of North Dakota
Buckeye, Ohioan
a native or resident of Ohio
Oklahoman, Sooner
a native or resident of Oklahoma
Beaver, Oregonian
a native or resident of Oregon
Keystone Stater, Pennsylvanian
a native or resident of Pennsylvania
Rhode Islander
a native or resident of Rhode Island
South Carolinian
a native or resident of South Carolina
South Dakotan
a native or resident of South Dakota
Tennessean, Volunteer
a native or resident of Tennessee
Texan
a native or resident of Texas
Utahan
a native or resident of Utah
Vermonter
a native or resident of Vermont
Virginian
a native or resident of Virginia
Washingtonian
a native or resident of the state of Washington
Washingtonian
a native or resident of the city of Washington
West Virginian
a native or resident of West Virginia
Badger, Wisconsinite
a native or resident of Wisconsin
Wyomingite
a native or resident of Wyoming
Puerto Rican
a native or resident of Puerto Rico
Yank, Yankee, Yankee-Doodle
an American (especially to non-Americans)
Annamese, Vietnamese
a native or inhabitant of Vietnam
Cambrian, Cymry, Welsh, Welshman
a native or resident of Wales
Maltese
a native or inhabitant of Malta
German
a person of German nationality
Gibraltarian
a native or inhabitant of Gibraltar
Singaporean
an inhabitant of Singapore
Slovenian
a native or inhabitant of Slovenia
Sri Lankan
a native or inhabitant of Sri Lanka
Dardan, Dardanian, Trojan
a native of ancient Troy
Jugoslav, Jugoslavian, Yugoslav, Yugoslavian
a native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia
Alexandrian
a resident or native of Alexandria (especially Alexandria in Egypt)
Appalachian
a native or inhabitant of Appalachia
Bohemian
a native or inhabitant of Bohemia in the Czech Republic
coaster
a resident of a coastal area
colonial
a resident of a colony
Colossian
a native or inhabitant of the city of Colossae in ancient Phrygia
dalesman
a person who lives in the dales of northern England
Dalmatian
a native or inhabitant of Dalmatia
Grecian
a native or resident of Greece
housemate
someone who resides in the same house with you
Iberian
a native or inhabitant of the Iberian Peninsula (especially in ancient times)
Iberian
a native or inhabitant of Iberia in the Caucasus
inmate
one of several resident of a dwelling (especially someone confined to a prison or hospital)
Mesoamerican
a member of one of the various peoples inhabiting Mesoamerica
metropolitan
a person who lives in a metropolis
Monacan, Monegasque
a native or inhabitant of Monaco
Mongoloid
a member of the Mongoloid race
New Englander, Yankee
an American who lives in New England
Nisei
a person born in the United States of parents who emigrated from Japan
outlier
a person who lives away from his place of work
owner-occupier
an occupant who owns the home that he/she lives in
sojourner
a temporary resident
Southerner
an American who lives in the South
Hispanic, Hispanic American, Spanish American
an American whose first language is Spanish
stater
a resident of a particular state or group of states
suburbanite
a resident of a suburb
tenant
any occupant who dwells in a place
Timorese
a native or inhabitant of Timor
Tory
an American who favored the British side during the American Revolution
towner, townsman
a resident of a town or city
West Indian
a native or inhabitant of the West Indies
Northerner, Yank, Yankee
an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)
Type of:
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being

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