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amerindio
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el amerindio, la amerindia(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (member of an American indigenous people)
a. Native American
Se cree que los amerindios pasaron desde Asia a Norteamérica por Alaska.It is believed that Native Americans came from Asia into North America through Alaska.
b. American Indian
Este museo está dedicado a la vida y cultura de los amerindios.This museum is devoted to the life and culture of American Indians.
c. Amerindian
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
Cuando Colón llegó a América, los amerindios llevaban siglos ocupando estas tierras.When Christopher Colombus arrived in the Americas, the Amerindians had been living in these lands for centuries.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (of Native American origin)
a. Native American
Conservar las lenguas y la cultura amerindias es de vital importancia.Preserving the Native American languages and culture is of paramount importance.
b. American Indian
La exposición es un recorrido por los valores tradicionales amerindios.The exhibition is a journey through the American Indian traditional values.
c. Amerindian
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
El quechua es una lengua amerindia hablada en los Andes.Quechua is an Amerindian language spoken in the Andes.
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amerindio
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. American Indian, Amerindian
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amerindioa amerindia
adjective
American Indian; Amerindian
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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