What does the word correspondent mean?

Usage examples for correspondent

  1. " Not from but of Sir Ulick O'Shane we heard from our Dublin correspondent- in due course we have heard," replied the head clerk. – Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond] by Maria Edgeworth
  2. Is your correspondent, by any chance, the Honourable Jane?" – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  3. I will go back with you to the major's and have a laugh at his correspondent. – Clementina by A.E.W. Mason