alsatian Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun a native or inhabitant of Alsace
  2. noun breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind
    German shepherd; German shepherd dog; German police dog.
  3. adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Alsace or its inhabitants


Al*sa"tian adjective
  1. Pertaining to Alsatia.
Al*sa"tian noun
  1. An inhabitant of Alsatia or Alsace in Germany, or of Alsatia or White Friars (a resort of debtors and criminals) in London.

Webster 1913