Origin of SavoyardFrench from Savoie, Savoy + -ard, personal suffix a person born or living in Savoy
Origin of Savoyardafter Savoy theater in London, where the operas were first produced an actor, producer, or enthusiastic admirer of Gilbert and Sullivan operas
of Savoy or its people or culture
- A native or resident of Savoy
- The dialect spoken in Savoy (Savoie and Haute-Savoie in France, canton of Valais in Switzerland, and in the Italian region of Aosta).