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Definition of Indigenous

Indigenous
Indigenous In*dig"e*nous, a. [L. indigenus, indigena, fr. OL. indu (fr. in in) + the root of L. gignere to beget, bear. See In, and Gender.] 1. Native; produced, growing, or living, naturally in a country or climate; not exotic; not imported. Negroes were all transported from Africa and are not indigenous or proper natives of America. --Sir T. Browne. In America, cotton, being indigenous, is cheap. --Lion Playas. 2. Native; inherent; innate. Joy and hope are emotions indigenous to the human mind. --I. Taylor.

Meaning of Indigenous from wikipedia

- Indigenous may refer to: Indigenous peoples Indigenous (ecology), presence in a region as the result of only natural processes, with no human intervention...
- The Indigenous peoples of the Americas are the inhabitants of the Americas before the arrival of the European settlers in the 15th century, and the ethnic...
- Indigenous peoples, also referred to as First peoples, First nations, Aboriginal peoples, Native peoples, Indigenous natives, or Autochthonous peoples...
- Indigenous Australians or Australian First Nations are people with familial heritage from, and membership in, the ethnic groups that lived in Australia...
- Indigenous peoples in Canada (also known as Aboriginals) are the Indigenous peoples within the boundaries of Canada. They comprise the First Nations,...
- Indigenous peoples of Mexico (Spanish: gente indígena de México, pueblos indígenas de México), Native Mexicans (Spanish: nativos mexicanos) or Mexican...
- Indigenous religions is a category used in the study of religion to demarcate the religious belief systems of communities described as being "indigenous"...
- The indigenous people of Africa are groups of people native to a specific region; people who lived there before colonists or settlers arrived, defined...
- Lists of indigenous peoples of Russia cover the indigenous ethnic groups in Russia other than Russians. As of 2010 these constituted about 20% of the...
- Indigenous materials are materials that are naturally and locally found in a specific place such as timbers, canes,gr**** , palms, and rattan. Other indigenous...