Definition of Louisianan in English:


(also Louisianian)


  • Relating to or characteristic of the US state of Louisiana or its inhabitants.

    ‘Louisianan soul food’
    • ‘Her mother-in-law dissects the most Louisianan of all vegetables, snap beans.’
    • ‘One well-known Louisianan chef was bringing a piece of modern Acadia to the old country.’
    • ‘The Council for the Development of French in Louisiana recently reintroduced French into many Louisianan schools.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the US state of Louisiana.

    ‘a Louisianan who had been loyal to the Southern cause’
    • ‘The homesick Louisianan decided to give a party with food and music from his home state.’
    • ‘Louisianans' basic ingredients of bean and rice dishes were easy to store over relatively long periods.’
    • ‘The amiable Louisianan oversees repairs at the critical canal.’