What is another word for North American?

Pronunciation: [nˈɔːθ ɐmˈɛɹɪkən] (IPA)

North American refers to people, places, or things that are related to the continent of North America, which includes the United States, Canada, and Mexico. There are several synonyms for the term North American that can be used depending on the context. Some alternatives include Northerner, Yankee, Canadian, Mexican, and North Americaner. Northerner usually refers to someone from the northern part of the United States, while Yankee is used to describe people from New England. Canadian pertains specifically to people and things from Canada, while Mexican refers to those from Mexico. North Americaner is a more generalized term that encompasses all people and things from the continent.

What are the hypernyms for North american?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

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