Indian

noun
In·di·an | \ˈin-dē-ən, dialectal -jən or -din\

Definition of Indian 

1a : a native or inhabitant of India or of the East Indies

b : a person of Indian descent

2a : american indian

b : one of the native languages of American Indians

Other Words from Indian

Indian adjective
Indianness noun

First Known Use of Indian

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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Indian

noun
In·di·an | \ˈin-dē-ən \

Kids Definition of Indian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a person born or living in India

Indian

adjective

Kids Definition of Indian (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : of or relating to India or its peoples

2 : of or relating to the American Indians or their languages

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