HyperDic: ethnic_group

English > 1 sense of the expression ethnic group:
NOUNgroupethnic group, ethnospeople of the same race or nationality who share a distinctive culture
English > ethnic group: 1 sense > noun 1, group
Meaningpeople of the same race or nationality who share a distinctive culture.
NarrowerAborigine, native Australian, Australian AborigineA dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived
AzeriAn ethnic group living in Azerbaijan
BengaliAn ethnic group speaking Bengali and living in Bangladesh and eastern India
FlemishAn ethnic group speaking Flemish and living in northern and western Belgium
Hebrews, IsraelitesThe ethnic group claiming descent from Abraham and Isaac (especially from Isaac's son Jacob)
IgboA member of the largest ethnic group in southeastern Nigeria
KurdA member of a largely pastoral Islamic people who live in Kurdistan
Mbundu, OvimbunduAn ethnic group speaking Umbundu and living in western Angola
NubianA native or inhabitant of Nubia
Tajik, TadzhikAn ethnic group (mostly Moslem) living in Tajikistan and neighboring areas of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and China
WalloonsAn ethnic group speaking a dialect of French and living in southern and eastern Belgium and neighboring parts of France
ethnic minorityA group that has different national or cultural / cultural traditions from the majority of the population
Broadergroup, groupingAny number of entities (members) considered as a unit
Spanishetnia, grupo étnico
Catalanètnia, grup ètnic

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