indigene

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French indigène, from Latin indigena.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indigene (comparative more indigene, superlative most indigene)

  1. (obsolete) Indigenous.

Noun[edit]

indigene (plural indigenes)

  1. An indigenous person; a native.
    • 2005, Christopher Hitchens, "André Malraux: One Man's Fate", New York Times Book Review, 10 Apr 2005:
      The price for all this chutzpah was that Malraux then had to take up the cause of the colonial indigenes as if it really mattered to him.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indigene f

  1. Feminine plural form of indigeno

Noun[edit]

indigene f

  1. plural form of indigena

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indigene

  1. vocative masculine singular of indigenus