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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...
- Indigenous peoples, also referred to as first peoples, first nations, aboriginal peoples native peoples (with these terms often capitalized when referred...
- 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 Australians are people with familial heritage to groups that lived in Australia before British colonisation. They include the Aboriginal and...
- Indigenous Peoples' Day is a federal holiday in the United States that celebrates and honors Native American peoples and commemorates their histories and...
- Indigenous peoples in Canada (also known as Aboriginals) are the indigenous peoples within the boundaries of Canada. They comprise the First Nations,...
- Taiwanese indigenous peoples (formerly Taiwanese aborigines), Formosan people, Austronesian Taiwanese, Yuanzhumin or Gāoshān people, are the indigenous peoples...
- Indigenous Aryanism, also known as the Indigenous Aryans theory (IAT) and the Out of India theory (OIT), is the conviction that the Aryans are indigenous...
- also known as American Indians, First Americans, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the Indigenous peoples of the United States; sometimes including...
- Indigenous religions is a category used in the study of religion to demarcate the religious belief systems of communities described as being "indigenous"...