Meaning of voyageur

vo•ya•geur

Pronunciation: (vwä"yä-zhûr', voi"u- Fr. vwa-ya-zhœr'), [key]
— pl. -geurs
  1. (in Canada) a person who is an expert woodsman, boatman, and guide in remote regions, esp. one employed by fur companies to transport supplies to and from their distant stations.
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