Definition of


  1. (noun, communication) any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
  2. (adj, pert) of or pertaining to American Indians or their culture or languages
    Indian arrowheads

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Origin of the word Amerind

  1. 1899, coined by Maj. John Wesley Powell (1834-1902) at the Bureau of American Ethnology, where he was director, from American + Indian. more

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Words that sound like Amerind

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