Examples of autochthon in a sentence
<descendants of the island's earliest settlers regard themselves as a sort of aristocracy of autochthons, with all others being brash interlopers>
Origin of autochthon
Greek autochthōn, from aut- + chthōn earth — more at humble
First Known Use: 1579
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