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Synonyms for aborigine

original inhabitant


Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for aborigine

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

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"Sorry" is the first word on the series of images which appear at the Adelaide Aborigine Museum listing the atrocities inflicted on the indigenous population.
This Aborigine team team arrived home the same year the 'Aborigine Act' became law, forcing Aborigines to relocate to missions and reserves.
"I went to an Aborigine camp to sign the lads and when I came out I found the hub caps were missing from my car," smiled McGarry.
G20 Summit opened with colorful ceremony including dances which was performed aborigines, known as the native community of Australia.
The Aborigine woman fled in total fear, then this guard turned his racist attitude on to me.
What about those from Australasia or Oceania, like the Aborigines of Australia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and the dark-skinned Melanesians of the Pacific?
Melbourne, Apr 6 ( ANI ): One of Australia's largest energy broking firms has been forced to sack co-founder and CEO Ben Polis after he posted racist and sexist comments on his personal Facebook page against Aborigines, Asians and women, including Prime Minister Julia Gillard.
Further genetic evidence that ancient people reached Asia in at least two waves--the first of which interbred with Denisovans--comes from a preserved lock of hair that an Australian Aborigine man donated to scientists about 100 years ago.
Rather than regular bush tucker this eatery serves a real antipodean rarity - 'fried aborigine'!
Mary visits a nearby Aborigine housing estate, or so-called reserve, where she is stunned by the conditions.
The myth and legend of Thao Aborigine, Taipei: Chen Hsin.
THOUSANDS of cheering wellwishers greeted Prince William yesterday as he visited an aborigine community in Australia.
A final point: I have been told that I ought not use the term "Aborigine" or "Aborigines" in a freestanding way: out of politeness, I should instead refer to an "Aboriginal person" or to "Aboriginal people." I don't agree.
13, the Aborigine People received a formal apology from the newly elected Prime Minister of Australia, Kevin Rudd.
Aborigine activists fought hard for their rights to own the land that belonged to them decades ago.