Definition of locoman in English:

locoman

noun

rare, historical
  • In Suriname: a man regarded as a clairvoyant or sorcerer.

noun

  • A member of the crew of a locomotive; specifically an engine driver.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Stedman (1744–1797), army officer and author. From an element of uncertain origin (perhaps compare Aku ológu sorcerer) + man<br>late 19th century. From loco + man.

Pronunciation

locoman

/ˈləʊkəʊman/