English translation of आदिवासी
आदिवासीPowered by COBUILD /adivasi/
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Indigenous people or things belong to the country in which they are found, rather than coming there or being brought there from another country.
⇒ The Chumash were a tribe indigenous to California.
2. mn/adivasi, ådivAsI, aadivaasee, ådivāsī/
1. Adivasi countable noun
An Adivasi is a member of any of the aboriginal peoples of India.
2. tribe countable noun
Tribe is sometimes used to refer to a group of people of the same race, language, and customs, especially in a developing country. Some people disapprove of this use. Tribe can take the singular or plural form of the verb.
⇒ ...the Xhosa tribe of South Africa.
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Translation of आदिवासी from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary