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emigrant

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈemɪɡrənt/
someone who leaves their own country to go and live in another onePeople who live or settle somewhereCountry and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names
Translations of “emigrant”
in Korean 이주민, 이민자…
in Arabic مُهاجِر…
in Portuguese emigrante…
in Catalan emigrant…
in Japanese (他国への)移民…
in Italian emigrante, emigrato…
in Chinese (Traditional) (移居國外的)移民…
in Russian эмигрант…
in Turkish göçmen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (移居国外的)移民…
in Polish emigrant/ka…
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