[n] a member of a military force who is residing in a conquered foreign country
[n] someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
coaster, colonial, dalesman, denizen, dweller, Galilaean, Galilean, inhabitant, inmate, Latin American, man, metropolitan, military man, military personnel, outlier, owner-occupier, serviceman, sojourner, Spanish American, stater, suburbanite, tenant, towner, townsman
1. One who occupies, or has possession.
2. One who follows an employment; hence, a tradesman. [Obs.] ``Merchants and occupiers.'' --Holland. The occupiers of thy merchandise. --Ezek. xxvii. 27.