Orangeman: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ôr'inj-mun, or'-), [key]
— pl. -men.
  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.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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