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synonyms for autochthonous

  • aboriginal
  • endemic
  • native
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How to use autochthonous in a sentence

If any of the autochthonous idlers asked him what he called himself, he replied shortly, "an engineer."
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
The Ukrainian race is as nearly autochthonous as any in central or eastern Europe.
MEMORANDUM TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES ON THE RECOGNITION OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE'S REPUBLICJULIAN BATCHINSKY
Are not the speakers of Celtic languages the descendants of the autochthonous peoples of Western Europe?
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
It is not probable that the Eupatrid families were all autochthonous, even in the loose sense of that term.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 8VARIOUS
This is so strange an utterance, that it could only have come from one who fancied himself autochthonous.
MAXIMS AND REFLECTIONSJOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE
Thrombi are also divided into primitive, or autochthonous, and secondary varieties.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
The Egyptians, however, like the ancient Greeks, regarded themselves as autochthonous.
THE WORLD'S PROGRESS, VOL. I (OF X)VARIOUS
They did not pretend to be autochthonous, but claimed that their ancestors came from distant regions, in two bands.
AMERICAN HERO-MYTHSDANIEL G. BRINTON
It is remarkable that all the traditions of the Egyptians represent them as being autochthonous.
HUMAN ORIGINSSAMUEL LAING
His sons in turn will grow up with something autochthonous in their nature.
THE AFRICAN COLONYJOHN BUCHAN
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WORDS RELATED TO AUTOCHTHONOUS

  • aboriginal
  • autochthonic
  • autochthonous
  • domestic
  • endemic
  • local
  • native
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