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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I am going to teach them about what happened when Captain Cook first arrived in Australia and what Aboriginees thought when these strange people came ashore with their skin so white they thought they were their ancestors returning.
His pictures, include violence and persecution, massacre and death, Aboriginees, colonialism and white men.
Canadian Presbyterian George Leslie Mackay contrasted the frustration of his efforts among Chinese settlers in Taiwan with the rapid progress he made in converting aboriginees.
Among the responses were bongos, a sitar, glasses filled with water, a wine bottle opening, a didgeridoo -- a wind instrument of the Australian aboriginees -- and a bouncing ball in a long tunnel.