- a fellow countryman
- Slang a comrade; pal
Origin of paisanoSpanish ; from French paysan ; from Old French païsent: see peasant
Origin of paisanoItalian
nounpl. pai·sa·nos also pai·sans
- A countryman; a compatriot.
- Slang A friend; a pal.
Origin of paisanoSpanish, from French paysan, from Old French paisant, peasant; see peasant.