North American Indian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1748 noun, 1845 adjective, from North American + Indian.

Noun[edit]

North American Indian (plural North American Indians)

  1. A member of one of the indigenous peoples of North America (but not a member of the Aleut, Inuit, Metis, or Yupik).

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Adjective[edit]

North American Indian (comparative more North American Indian, superlative most North American Indian)

  1. Of or relating to the indigenous peoples of the Americas (but not the Aleut, Inuit, Metis, or Yupik).

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