From Ancient Greek αὐτόχθων (autokhthon).
autochtone (masculine and feminine, plural autochtones)
- (rare) From the earth, ground, soil.
- (of a person, race, language, or the like) Autochthonous, native, indigenous, aboriginal.
- (by extension) Of or pertaining to indigenous peoples, or land occupied by them.
- Natural, native, innate (to a person).
autochtone m and f (plural autochtones)