Etonian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Etonian a student enrolled in (or graduated from) Eton College
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Etonian Of or pertaining to Eton or Eton College in England.
    • n Etonian One who is or has been a pupil at Eton College, a famous educational establishment of England, at Eton in Buckinghamshire, opposite Windsor, founded in 1440 by Henry VI.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n., adj Etonian et-ōn′i-an one educated at Eton College
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Usage

In literature:

The Etonian, having let the little prince up, stood bravely facing his royal father.
"Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children" by Grace Greenwood
The Etonian edition has it the 30th.
"Graham's Magazine Vol. XXXII No. 2. February 1848" by Various
To the general, who is an Etonian, he is a kind of neighbour.
"General Bramble" by André Maurois
LIONEL HARCOURT, THE ETONIAN.
"Little Frida" by Anonymous
EVERY Etonian ought to go to the Gaiety and hear Mr. MERRIVALE'S new piece, of which Mrs. BROWN-POTTER is the heroine.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 93, July 9, 1887." by Various
I was just saying to Fane that the Etonians are a rotten lot this term.
"Sinister Street, vol. 2" by Compton Mackenzie
It appears in The Etonian Out of Bounds.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
In the last few years another race has been established for the Lower Boats; but it has not met with the approval of many Old Etonians.
"Rowing" by Rudolf Chambers Lehmann
Ball, an old Etonian.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
An Etonian called once on Shelley in Oxford and asked him if he meant to be an atheist there too.
"The Radicalism of Shelley and Its Sources" by Daniel J. MacDonald
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In news:

Starscream Gets An Etonian Makeover courtesy of the UK Ministry of Defense.
Or at least British treason when it is committed by Englishmen with posh accents wearing old Etonian ties.
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