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aboriginal

Pronunciation: /ˌæbəˈrɪdʒənl/

Translation of aboriginal in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (indigenous) [culture/custom] aborigen, indígena
    Example sentences
    • Around the world, 70 percent of uranium deposits are located on aboriginal land.
    • As a territory born out of the desire for an aboriginal land claims agreement, we are governed as a public government.
    • The site will be arranged to evoke the lands where the eleven aboriginal nations in Quebec live.
    Example sentences
    • Then, I realised the guests were not Indians, but rather Aboriginal Australians.
    • Alice Moyle was present at the births of the new discipline of ethnomusicology and the new field of Australian Aboriginal music.
    • A quiet, deep pathos surrounds the story of each Aboriginal language in its individual encounter with the modern world.
    1.2
    (Aboriginal)
    (in Australia) de los aborígenes australianos

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