What is another word for Amerindians?

Pronunciation: [ˌaməɹˈɪndi͡ənz] (IPA)

Amerindians, also known as Native Americans, are the indigenous people of the Americas. There are many synonyms for the word "Amerindians," including Aboriginals, Indigenous Peoples, Natives, First Nations, and Tribal People. The term "Aboriginals" is often used to refer to the indigenous people of Canada, while "Indigenous Peoples" is a more inclusive term for all native groups around the world. "Natives" is a general term that can refer to both indigenous and non-indigenous people who are born in a particular place. "First Nations" is a term used specifically for the indigenous people of Canada who are not Inuit or Metis. "Tribal People" is a broad term used to describe people who are part of a group that shares a common culture, language, and territory.

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What are the hypernyms for Amerindians?

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  • Other hypernyms:

    Native Americans, first nations, indigenous peoples of the americas, aboriginal peoples.

Usage examples for Amerindians

"I'd just as soon the human race didn't go the way of the Amerindians," Turnbull said.
"Dead Giveaway"
Gordon Randall Garrett
But the northern Amerindians had got as far as placing bushes or branches of fir trees upright in their canoes to catch the force of the wind.
"Pioneers in Canada"
Sir Harry Johnston
The Amerindians were intensely interested in the arrival of the first sailing vessel they had ever seen.
"Pioneers in Canada"
Sir Harry Johnston

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