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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 for·eign·er /ˈfɔrənɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·eign·er n. A person belonging to or owning allegiance to a foreign country; one not native in the country or jurisdiction under consideration, or not naturalized there; an alien; a stranger.
 Joy is such a foreigner,
 So mere a stranger to my thoughts.   --Denham.
    Nor could the majesty of the English crown appear in a greater luster, either to foreigners or subjects.   --Swift.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does
           not owe allegiance to your country [syn: alien, noncitizen,
            outlander] [ant: citizen]
      2: someone who is excluded from or is not a member of a group
         [syn: outsider]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    a Gentile. Such as resided among the Hebrews were required by
    the law to be treated with kindness (Ex. 22:21; 23:9; Lev.
    19:33, 34; 23:22; Deut. 14:28; 16:10, 11; 24:19). They enjoyed
    in many things equal rights with the native-born residents (Ex.
    12:49; Lev. 24:22; Num. 15:15; 35:15), but were not allowed to
    do anything which was an abomination according to the Jewish law
    (Ex. 20:10; Lev. 17:15,16; 18:26; 20:2; 24:16, etc.).