- Countryman Coun"try*man (k[u^]n"tr[i^]-man), n.; pl.
1. An inhabitant or native of a region. --Shak.
In perils of waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen. --2 Cor. xi. 26. [1913 Webster]
A simple countryman that brought her figs. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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