Definition of Melanesians. Meaning of Melanesians. Synonyms of Melanesians

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Definition of Melanesians

Melanesian
Melanesian Mel`a*ne"sian, a. [Gr. me`las, -anos, black + ? island. Melanesia was so called from the dark complexion of the natives.] Of or pertaining to Melanesia.

Meaning of Melanesians from wikipedia

- territory extended into south Asia, where ancestors of the Melanesians developed. Melanesians of some islands are one of the few non-European peoples, and...
- on "the Melanesians" based on his long-time residence in the region. In works including The Melanesian Languages (1885) and The Melanesians: Studies...
- physical anthropology, forensic anthropology and archaeogenetics, Australo-Melanesians (also Australasian, Australomelanesoid or Australoid) form a large group...
- Western cultures. The name derives from the belief which began among Melanesians in the late 19th and early 20th centuries that various ritualistic acts...
- Taiwanese indigenous peoples, Islander Southeast Asians, Chams, Islander Melanesians, Micronesians, Polynesians, and the Malagasy people. Aside from language...
- determined. It was probably seafaring or shipwrecked Polynesians or Melanesians, who established themselves there because there was not already an indigenous...
- African-Caribbean Arab Bolivarian Chinese European Eurocommunism Israeli Indonesian Melanesian Mexican Soviet In one country Real Nationalist Sri Lankan Third World...
- and admixture with Australo-Melanesian Papuans evident in the genetics of modern Polynesians (as well as Islander Melanesians) occurred after the settlement...
- and as they spread through the archipelago, confined the indigenous Melanesians to the far eastern regions. Ideal agricultural conditions and the mastering...
- 876 0.1% Tongan 22,893 0.06% Micronesian 49,197 0.1% Guamanian or Chamorro 44,425 0.1% Melanesian 24,203 0.06% Fijian 24,059 0.06% Total 37,253,956 100%...
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