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Meaning of "voyageur" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD VOYAGEUR

From French: traveller, from voyager to voyage.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF VOYAGEUR

voyageur  [ˌvɔɪəˈdʒɜː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VOYAGEUR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Voyageur is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES VOYAGEUR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Voyageur

Voyageur may refer to: ▪ Voyageurs, professional canoemen who transported furs by canoe during the fur trade era ▪ Coureur des bois, independent fur traders in 17th and 18th century North America sometimes called voyageurs ▪ Voyageurs National Park, a US National Park in Minnesota ▪ Terminus Voyageur ▪ The Voyageurs, a Canadian soccer fan club founded in 1996 ▪ Voyageurs, a French language immersion program run through the Concordia Language Villages ▪ Voyageur, 2003 ▪ "Voyageur", on the Enigma album ▪ Voyageur, 2012 ▪ Voyageurs, a 2003 novel by Margaret Elphinstone ▪ Voyageur Colonial Bus Lines, a Canadian intercity bus company ▪ Voyageur Airways, a Canadian charter airline ▪ DTA Voyageur, a French ultralight trike design...

Definition of voyageur in the English dictionary

The definition of voyageur in the dictionary is a boatman employed by one of the early fur-trading companies, esp in the interior. Other definition of voyageur is a woodsman, guide, trapper, boatman, or explorer, esp in the North.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VOYAGEUR


arbitrageur
ˌɑːbɪtrɑːˈʒɜː
voltigeur
ˌvɒltɪˈdʒɜː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VOYAGEUR

vows
vox
vox angelica
vox humana
vox pop
vox populi
voxel
voyage
voyage charter
voyageable
Voyager
Voyager 1
Voyager 2
voyaging
voyeur
voyeurism
voyeuristic
voyeuristically
Voysey
vozhd

WORDS THAT END LIKE VOYAGEUR

affaire d´honneur
affaires d´honneur
amateur
auteur
Bonheur
chasseur
chauffeur
Coeur
coiffeur
douceur
entrepreneur
grandeur
hauteur
longueur
masseur
minceur
monsieur
Pasteur
seigneur
voyeur

Synonyms and antonyms of voyageur in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «voyageur» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VOYAGEUR

Find out the translation of voyageur to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of voyageur from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «voyageur» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

Voyageur经济
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

voyageur
570 millions of speakers

English

voyageur
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Voyageur
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

فوياجير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Voyageur
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Voyageur
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

voyageur
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

voyageur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Voyageur
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Voyageur
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヴォイジャー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

야저
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Voyageur
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

voyageur
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வாயேஜியர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वायव्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

voyageur
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

voyageur
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Voyageur
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Voyageur
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Voyageur
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

voyageur
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

voyageur
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

voyageur
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Voyageur
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of voyageur

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VOYAGEUR»

The term «voyageur» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.550 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VOYAGEUR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «voyageur» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «voyageur» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about voyageur

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VOYAGEUR»

Discover the use of voyageur in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to voyageur and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Voyageur
Mackenzie travelled by bark canoe and had a cache of rum and a crew of Canadian voyageurs, hard-living backwoodsmen, for company. Two centuries later, Robert Twigger decides to follow in Mackenzie's wake.
Robert Twigger, 2010
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Making the Voyageur World: Travelers and Traders in the ...
Through a detailed analysis of their unique occupational culture, Making the Voyageur World reexamines the French Canadian workers who dominated the fur trade industry and became iconic images of North American lore.
Carolyn Podruchny, 2006
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Voyageur
Brian, his mom, and his sister Jennie have left their Manhattan home for a canoe trip in Northern Quebec in order to scatter the ashes of Brian's father, whose most cherished memories were of his childhood summers spent at a boy scout camp.
Eric Walters, 2009
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The voyageur and other poems
ILLUSTRATIONS PAGE The Voyageur .... Frontispiece "So I fill de glass an' I raise it high An' drink to de Voyageur." The Voyageur a "Far, far away from hees own vill-age An' soun' of de parish bell." Bruno the Hunter 4 "So de devil ketch heem ...
William Henry Drummond, 1905
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Harley-Davidson: The Good, the Bad, and the Legendary
If you’re still in awe of that first Harley, still riding and wrenching on Harleys, or still dreaming Harleys, then this book is for you.
Voyageur Voyageur Press, 2005
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Manual Du Voyageur Et de L'expéditeur en France Et À ...
Lorsqu'un voyageur renonce à la place qu'il avait retenue, il perd ses arrhes (1) ( 2). 908. Le bagage d'un voyageur ne doit pas excéder le poids de 25 kilogrammes. La valise qui le renferme ne doit pas avoir plus de 70 centimètres de ...
J. Hilpert, 1849
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Minnesota voyageur trails
Describes canoe trails and routes on 16 rivers, including contacts for information, natural history, portages, rapids and distances between points.
Minnesota. Division of Parks and Recreation, 1968
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Song of the voyageur
Fifteen-year-old Diane exchanges the comfort and security of her Massachusetts home for a one-room log cabin in the wilderness that was Wisconsin in the early 1830s.
Beverly Butler, 1955
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The Voyageur's Highway: Minnesota's Border Lake Land
Photographs and maps support the fascinating, authoritative text.
Grace Lee Nute, 1941
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100 Years of Fishing: The Ultimate Tribute to Our Fishing ...
Stories and essays from Zane Grey, Sigurd Olson, Ernest Hemingway, Patrick McManus, Norman Maclean, and Jimmy Carter, and more combine with artwork and collectibles.
Patrick F. McManus, Voyageur Press, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VOYAGEUR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term voyageur is used in the context of the following news items.
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Giant bubbles found at Voyageur Days
The owner of the Designs by Enver poster booth at Mattawa Voyageur Days this past weekend, Salie could often be found demonstrating his “Super Bubble ... «The North Bay Nugget, Jul 15»
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Voyageur DHC7 near Timmins on Jun 4th 2015, engine shut down …
A Voyageur Airways de Havilland Dash 7-100, registration C-FZKM performing flight VC-700 from Toronto,ON to Cochrane,ON (Canada) with 33 people on ... «The Aviation Herald, Jun 15»
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Chorus Aviation closes $80m Voyageur purchase
Chorus Aviation Inc. of Halifax announced Monday it has successfully closed its purchase of the holding company that owns Voyageur Airways Ltd. in a deal ... «TheChronicleHerald.ca, May 15»
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Golden Sun Capital Inc. Announces Share Exchange Agreement …
Voyageur was incorporated under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta) on December 3, 2012 for the purpose of the identification, acquisition, exploration ... «Marketwired, Apr 15»
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Voyageur Airways to be sold for $80 million -UPDATED
Randell said Halifax-based Chorus, which is Jazz Aviation's parent company, sees potential to grow Voyageur. As Chorus moves to renew it aircraft fleet, ... «The North Bay Nugget, Mar 15»
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Second coldest Festival du Voyageur sees attendance drop
This year's Festival du Voyageur was the second coldest on record for the 46th annual winter celebration. The average temperature during Festival was -22 C ... «CBC.ca, Feb 15»
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Contest shows off best beards at Festival du Voyageur
A display of beards stole the spotlight at Festival du Voyageur Friday night. A hearty bunch took the stage at the voyageur trading post to show off the results of ... «CTV News, Feb 15»
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Festival du Voyageur brings out Winnipeggers on Louis Riel Day
Conditions were chilly on Monday, with daytime temperatures at around –13 C, but Stacie Nolin McLean still made it out to Voyageur Park with loved ones. «CBC.ca, Feb 15»
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From the CBC archives: Festival du Voyageur in the '70s
Hé ho! With the 2015 Festival du Voyageur underway in St. Boniface this weekend, we look back at the annual Franco-Manitoban celebration in the early 1970s. «CBC.ca, Feb 15»
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130 artists set to play Festival du Voyageur
Barney Morin lights his tobacco pipe before telling a story at a camp du feu (fire camp) at Festival Du Voyageur on Louis Riel Day in a 2014 file photo. «Winnipeg Free Press, Jan 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Voyageur [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/voyageur>. Dec 2022 ».
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