Dictionary

Java man

noun Ja·va man \ˈjä-və-, ˈja-\

Definition of JAVA MAN

:  a Pleistocene hominid known from fragmentary skeletons found in Trinil and Djetis, Java, and classified with the direct ancestor (Homo erectus) of modern humans

First Known Use of JAVA MAN

1911

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Javan (adjective)Previous Word in the Dictionary: javaliAll Words Near: Java man
April 18, 2015
wimple Hear it
to veil, ripple, or meander
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears