Meaning of Cajun
Pronunciation: (kā'jun), [key]
- a member of a group of people with an enduring cultural tradition whose French Catholic ancestors established permanent communities in Louisiana and Maine after being expelled from Acadia in the late 18th century.
- the French dialect of the Cajuns.
- of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Cajuns, esp. those of Louisiana: Cajun cooking.
- Cajun (Thesaurus)