1. having a tendency to wander; traveling or migratory.
2. coming from abroad.
[Origin: Middle French peregrin, from Medieval Latin peregrinus, foreign, from pereger being abroad, from per through + ager land (that is, beyond one’s own land)
(1350 – 1400)
There were a score or so of the peregrines, come from Carlisle, most them burghers, guild-brothers in the tanners’ guild.
– Something Red, Douglas Nicholas.