Michigander

Michigander

[mish-i-gan-der]
noun
a native or inhabitant of Michigan.
Also called Michiganite [mish-i-guh-nahyt] .


Origin:
1825–35, Americanism; blend of Michigan and gander, name first applied to Lewis Cass, governor of the Michigan Territory (1813–31)

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Michigander (ˌmɪʃɪˈɡændə)
 
n
a native or inhabitant of Michigan

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