settler

[set-ler, -l-er]
noun
1.
a person or thing that settles.
2.
a person who settles in a new country or area.

Origin:
1590–1600; settle1 + -er1

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settler (ˈsɛtlə)
 
n
a person who settles in a new country or a colony

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Example sentences
Those theoretical days were long past by the time explorers and settlers
  crossed the desert.
Then after the first wave of conquerors come the second wave made up of
  settlers.
The country when opened will be a healthy abode for white settlers.
Tells about promotion of the area and about several droughts which discouraged
  settlers.
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