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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

- Look up indigenous in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Indigenous may refer to: Indigenous peoples Indigenous (ecology), presence in a region as the result...
- There is no generally accepted definition of Indigenous peoples, although in the 21st century the focus has been on self-identification, cultural difference...
- The Indigenous peoples of the Americas are groups of people native to a specific region that inhabited the Americas before the arrival of European settlers...
- Indigenous Australians are people with familial heritage from, and/or recognised membership of, the various ethnic groups living within the territory of...
- Indigenous education specifically focuses on teaching Indigenous knowledge, models, methods, and content within formal or non-formal educational systems...
- Indigenous Peoples' Day may refer to: International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, a United Nations event recognised as a public holiday in various...
- Indigenous peoples of Mexico (Spanish: gente indígena de México, pueblos indígenas de México), Native Mexicans (Spanish: nativos mexicanos) or Mexican...
- The indigenous minority peoples of the North, Siberia, and the Far East of Russia (Russian: коренные малочисленные народы Севера, Сибири и Дальнего Востока)...
- Indigenous religions is a category used in the study of religion to demarcate the religious belief systems of communities described as being "indigenous"...
- sometimes called American Indians, First Americans, or Indigenous Americans, are the Indigenous peoples of the United States or portions thereof, such...