Eurasian

adjective

Eur·​asian yu̇r-ˈā-zhən How to pronounce Eurasian (audio)
-shən,
yər-
1
: of a mixed European and Asian origin
2
: of or relating to Europe and Asia
Eurasian noun

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Example Sentences

a Eurasian species of bird

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Word History

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of Eurasian was in 1829

Dictionary Entries Near Eurasian

Cite this Entry

“Eurasian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eurasian. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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