Pronunciation: (hab'i-tunt),[key] —n. an inhabitant.
Pronunciation: (hab'i-tunt; Fr. a-bē-tän'),[key] —n., —pl.ha•bi•tantsPronunciation: (hab'i-tunts; Fr. a-bē-tän').[key] 1. a French settler in Canada or Louisiana, or a descendant of one, esp. a farmer.
2. Canadian.a Canadian of French speech and culture, esp. one residing in the province of Quebec.