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Definition of Acadian noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    Acadian

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    NAmE//əˈkeɪdiən//
     
     
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  1. 1a French-speaking Canadian from New Brunswick, and parts of Québec near it, Nova Scotia, or Prince Edward Island
  2. 2a person from Louisiana whose family originally came from the French colony of Acadia in what is now Nova Scotia, Canada
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: Acadian