What does the word creole mean?

Usage examples for creole

  1. Macnish mentions a young girl who, when magnetized, always fell back into Welsh, which she had spoken as a child, but long since forgotten, and Lausanne mentions one of his patients, a Creole, who came at the age of five to France, and late in life, when magnetized, spoke no longer French but the miserable patois of her early years. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  2. " I've saved them both," he roared; from which, of course, the ready creole imagination inferred the extreme of possible heroic performance. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  3. I was told that Mademoiselle Hulot was a creole, and I believed that he would find in her a second Josephine; how greatly was I mistaken! – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton