Definition of citoyen in English:

citoyen

noun

  • In France and French-speaking countries: a (usually male) citizen. Also (usually with capital initial) used as a title or form of address during the French Revolution (now historical).

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Charles James Fox (1749–1806), politician. From French citoyen citizen.

Pronunciation

citoyen

/ˌsɪtwɑːˈjã//ˌsɪtɔɪˈɛn/