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 a farmer with limited land-ownership, especially one living in the Middle Ages under feudalism and...
- 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...
- Peasant movement is a social movement involved with the agricultural policy, which claims peasants rights. Peasant movements have a long history that can...
- The German Peasants' War, Great Peasants' War or Great Peasants' Revolt (German: Deutscher Bauernkrieg) was a widespread po****r revolt in some German-speaking...
- 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...
- The Peasants (Polish: Chłopi) is a novel written by Nobel Prize-winning Polish author Władysław Reymont in four parts between 1904 and 1909. He started...
- žaliųjų sąjunga, LVŽS; also known as Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union, formerly Lithuanian Peasant Po****r Union, Lithuanian: Lietuvos valstiečių liaudininkų...
- Peasant foods are dishes specific to a particular culture, made from accessible and inexpensive ingredients, and usually prepared and seasoned to make...
- Bessarabian Peasants' Party Croatian Democratic Peasant Party Croatian Peasant Party Croatian Peasant Party of Stjepan Radić Peasants' Party of Italy Peasant Party...
- Peasant economics is an area of economics in which a wide variety of economic approaches ranging from the neocl****ical to the marxist are used to examine...
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