aborigine

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Synonyms for aborigine

original inhabitant

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Synonyms for aborigine

a dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived

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Paddling on my back in the lake and looking up at the sky it's not hard to see why the Kabi Aboriginies who once lived here chose to call the island "K'gari".
We know that he first landed in Stingray Bay on April 19 1770, but it was reported that the aboriginies fired on him with their poison darts.
Australia gave its indigenous Aboriginies more than ninety-six thousand square miles of land in 1976 after having appropriated it during European settlements in the 18th and 19th centuries.
The Aboriginies of Australia -- referred to as the "stolen generation" -- suffered much like Canadian indigenous peoples.