Definition of citoyenne in English:

citoyenne

noun

  • In France and French-speaking countries: a female citizen. Also (frequently 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 Diary; or, Woodfall's Register. From French citoyenne female citizen, feminine form corresponding to citoyen.

Pronunciation

citoyenne

/ˌsɪtwɑːˈjɛn//ˌsɪtɔɪˈɛn/