indígena

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: indigena and indiĝena

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin indigena.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indígena (masculine and feminine plural indígenes)

  1. indigenous

Noun[edit]

indígena m or f (plural indígenes)

  1. indigenous person, native

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin indigena.

Adjective[edit]

indígena m or f (plural indígenas, comparable)

  1. indigenous (born or engendered in, native to a land or region)
    Synonyms: aborígene, nativo
  2. Indian (of, or related to, the aboriginal people of the Americas)
    Synonym: índio

Noun[edit]

indígena m, f (plural indígenas)

  1. native (person who is native to a place)
    Synonyms: aborígene, nativo
  2. (specifically) Indian (individual of, or related to, the aboriginal people of the Americas)
    Synonym: índio

Related terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin indigena.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /inˈdixena/, [ĩn̪ˈd̪ixena]

Adjective[edit]

indígena (plural indígenas)

  1. indigenous

Noun[edit]

indígena m or f (plural indígenas)

  1. indigenous person, native

Usage notes[edit]

The single form indígena is both masculine and feminine.