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From Latin āsiānus.

 
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Asian (plural Asians)

  1. A person from Asia.
  2. A person with Asian ancestry.
    1. (US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand) A person from or with ancestry in East or Southeast Asia.
    2. (Britain, South Africa) A person from or with ancestry in the Indian subcontinent.
  3. A domestic cat of a breed similar to the Burmese.

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Asian (not comparable)

  1. of, relating to or from Asia
    (2015) "There are white, black, Asian and Chinese Britons"

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