ethnical

adjective
eth·​ni·​cal | \ ˈeth-ni-kəl How to pronounce ethnical (audio) \

Definition of ethnical

1 : ethnic
2 : of or relating to ethnology : ethnologic

Other Words from ethnical

ethnically \ ˈeth-​ni-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce ethnical (audio) \ adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms for ethnical

Synonyms

Antonyms

  • nonracial
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Examples of ethnical in a Sentence

the marriage flourished, despite the ethnical contrast between the partners
Recent Examples on the Web Pippa Small Getty ImagesJeff Spicer/BFC Meghan's support for ethnical clothing labels naturally extends to her jewelry collection. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, 2 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of ethnical

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Ethnical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ethnical. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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