Meaning of freeman


Pronunciation: (frē'mun), [key]
— pl. -men.
  1. a person who is free; a person who enjoys personal, civil, or political liberty.
  2. a person who enjoys or is entitled to citizenship, franchise, or other special privilege: a freeman of a city.


Pronunciation: (frē'mun), [key]
— n.
  1. 1886–1953, U.S. journalist and biographer.
  2. 1823–92, English historian.
  3. 1862–1930, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
  4. a male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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