Definition of Peasant. Meaning of Peasant. Synonyms of Peasant

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Definition of Peasant

Peasant
Peasant Peas"ant, n. [OF. pa["i]sant (the i being perh. due to confusion with the p. pr. of verbs), pa["i]san, F. paysan, fr. OF. & F. pays country, fr. L. pagus the country. See Pagan.] A countryman; a rustic; especially, one of the lowest class of tillers of the soil in European countries. Syn: Countryman; rustic; swain; hind.
Peasant
Peasant Peas"ant, a. Rustic, rural. --Spenser.

Meaning of Peasant from wikipedia

- A peasant is a pre-industrial agricultural laborer or farmer with limited land ownership, especially one living in the Middle Ages under feudalism and...
- The German Peasants' War, Great Peasants' War or Great Peasants' Revolt (German: Deutscher Bauernkrieg) was a widespread po****r revolt in some German-speaking...
- Peasant movement is a social movement involved with the agricultural policy. Peasant movements have a long history that can be traced to the numerous peasant...
- (Azerbaijani: qolçomaq, plural qolçomaqlar) were a category of affluent peasants in the later Russian Empire and early Soviet Union, particularly Soviet...
- The term "serf", in the sense of an unfree peasant of the Russian Empire, is the usual translation of krepostnoi krestyanin (крепостной крестьянин) which...
- The Peasants' Revolt, also named Wat Tyler's Rebellion or the Great Rising, was a major uprising across large parts of England in 1381. The revolt had...
- and gained considerable influence in late imperial Russia. Born to a peasant family in the Siberian village of Pokrovskoye, Tobolsk governorate (now...
- The Workers' and Peasants' Red Army, frequently shortened to Red Army, was the army and the air force of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic...
- The Urban Peasant was a Canadian cooking show starring James Barber. The show was broadcast on CBC Television and was produced at the network's Vancouver...
- This is a chronological list of conflicts in which peasants pla**** a significant role. History of peasant wars spans over a period of over two thousand years...
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