of Hesse or its people
- a person born or living in Hesse
- any of the Hessian mercenaries who fought for the British in the Revolutionary War
- [h-] a coarse cloth used for bags
Of or relating to Hesse or its inhabitants.
- A native or inhabitant of Hesse.
- A German mercenary in the British army in America during the Revolutionary War.
- A mercenary soldier.
(comparative more Hessian, superlative most Hessian)
(countable and uncountable, plural Hessians)
Hesse + -ian