Amerasian

noun Am·er·asian \ ˈa-mə-ˈrā-zhən , -shən \

Definition of Amerasian

: a person of mixed American and Asian descent; especially : one fathered by an American and especially an American serviceman in Asia

Origin and Etymology of amerasian

American + Asian


AMERASIAN Defined for English Language Learners

Amerasian

noun

Definition of Amerasian for English Language Learners

  • : a person who has one parent from the U.S. (such as a father who served in the armed forces) and one parent from Asia


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