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Native American

noun

Simple Definition of Native American

  • : a member of any of the first groups of people living in North America or South America; especially : a member of one of these groups from the U.S.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Native American

  1. :  a member of any of the aboriginal peoples of the western hemisphere; especially :  a Native American of North America and especially the United States — compare american indian

Native American

adjective

1737

First Known Use of native american

1737


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