Itinerant vs Technomad - What's the difference?

itinerant | technomad |


As nouns the difference between itinerant and technomad

is that itinerant is one who travels from place to place while technomad is an itinerant person who remains connected to the internet.

As an adjective itinerant

is habitually travelling from place to place.

itinerant

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Habitually travelling from place to place.
  • an itinerant preacher or peddler
  • * Blackstone
  • The king's own courts were then itinerant , being kept in the king's palace, and removing with his household in those royal progresses which he continually made.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who travels from place to place.
  • (Ireland) a member of the Travelling Community, whether settled or not.
  • technomad

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An itinerant person who remains connected to the internet.
  • Alternative forms

    *tech-nomad

    References

    *Roberts, Steven K. 1988. Computing Across America: The Bicycle Odyssey of a High-Tech Nomad . New Jersey. Learned Information. ISBN 0-938734-18-0 *Roberts, Steven K. 1996. From Behemoth to Microship: A Detailed Look at Two Platforms for Technomadic Adventure . USA. Nomadic Research Labs. ISBN 1-929470-00-2 *Klein, Karen E. 2007. New Nomads . Business Week Online [http://www.businessweek.com/smallbiz/content/mar2007/sb20070312_467054.htm?chan=search] *Hamel, Richard and Carmen Bolanos. 2007. Quit Dreaming and Go!A Step by Step Guide on How to Travel the World and Support Yourself in the Process ISBN 978-1-4303-0538-5 * Technomads at Nomadic Research Labs * List of Technomads * Worldcyclist * Technomads vs Digital Nomad Location Independent Lifestyle Designing NuNomads English neologisms