Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. In Canada, the federal union of provinces and territories which formed Canada, beginning with New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and Quebec, and later including all the others.
  • proper n. In Newfoundland, the political union of Newfoundland with Canada.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.