A native or inhabitant of the Danish island of Zealand.
Mid 17th century. From Zealand (also Sealand, (now rare) Zeeland; Danish Sjaelland, †Seeland, Old Danish Siaeland, Sieland, etc.), the name of the largest island (excluding Greenland) in Denmark (from a first element of uncertain and disputed origin + land) + -er.
A native or inhabitant of New Zealand; (originally) specifically †a Maori (obsolete).
Late 18th century. Short for New Zealander.