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noun as in Native American

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The state also elected Republican Nikki Haley, an Indian-American, as governor.

They castigated the captain, a 48-year-old Indonesian, and his rookie copilot, a 24-year-old Indian.

The feisty airline is the brainchild of entrepreneur Tony Fernandes, a Malaysian of Indian descent who also is a British citizen.

Poolaw spent most of his life (1906—84) documenting Indian subjects.

Eid, who teaches Indian law at two law schools and works as an attorney himself, had no idea that it was coming.

Alessandro turned a grateful look on Ramona as he translated this speech, so in unison with Indian modes of thought and feeling.

The doors (Indian bungalows have hardly any windows, each door being half glass) were open front and back.

Had not this Indian plant been discovered, the whole history of some portions of America would have been far different.

The Indian turned his head, and spoke to some one behind; one after another a score of figures rose.

As he was toiling slowly up a narrow, rocky pass, he suddenly saw an Indian's head peering over the ledge.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to Indian, such as: american indian, amerind, and amerindian.

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