Meaning of High Dutchman in English:

High Dutchman

Pronunciation /ˌhʌɪ ˈdʌtʃmən/

noun

historical
  • A native or inhabitant of Germany; a German.

    In early use perhaps specifically: a person from southern Germany.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Libel of English Policy. From high + Dutchman.