Webster 1913 Edition
-antis, p. pr. of
One who dwells or resides permanently in a place, as distinguished from a transient lodger or visitor;“Frail inhabitants of earth.”
inhabitantof a house, a town, a city, county, or state
In this place, they report that they saw
inhabitantswhich were very fair and fat people.
One who has a legal settlement in a town, city, or parish; a permanent resident.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.One who has a legal settlement in a town, city or parish. The conditions or qualifications which constitute a person an inhabitant of a town or parish, so as to subject the town or parish to support him, if a pauper, are defined by the statutes of different governments or states.
- enhabitant (archaic)
inhabitant (plural inhabitants)
Someone or thing who lives in a place
- third-person plural present active indicative of inhabitō
inhabitant m (oblique plural inhabitanz or inhabitantz, nominative singular inhabitanz or inhabitantz, nominative plural inhabitant)
- English: inhabitant (borrowed)
- (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (inhabitant)