Orangeman


Orangeman
/awr"inj meuhn, or"-/, n., pl. Orangemen.
1. a member of a secret society formed in the north of Ireland in 1795, having as its object the maintenance and political ascendancy of Protestantism.
2. a Protestant of Northern Ireland.
[1790-1800; ORANGE + -MAN]

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