Amerindian definition

  • noun:
    • An American Indian. See Usage Note at American Indian.
    • An American Indian.
    • One of the aboriginal inhabitants of North and South America; an ‘Indian’ (without the ambiguity of that term); a ‘red man’; an Amerind.
    • any member of the peoples staying in North or South America before the Europeans appeared
  • others:
    • United states Indian, within the widest good sense; of or regarding the aboriginal residents of North and south usa (the Amerinds) or their languages; Amerind.

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