What does the word commoner mean?

Usage examples for commoner

  1. It gives careful descriptions of the various parts of the marine motor, their relation to the whole and their method of operation; it also describes the commoner troubles and suggests remedies. – Taxidermy by Leon Luther Pray
  2. " It is the rule in your English peerage that when a son becomes a great peer, and the mother is only a commoner, to give her one of the titles. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  3. Greatest of all memories of the Turf, Eclipse lived for years by Epsom downs, and won poor little races for an obscure commoner. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker