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EtymologyEdit

Euro- +‎ Asian. Attested since 1844.[1]

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AdjectiveEdit

Eurasian (comparative more Eurasian, superlative most Eurasian)

  1. Of or pertaining to the continent of Eurasia.
  2. Having a European parent and an Asiatic parent.

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NounEdit

Eurasian (plural Eurasians)

  1. A member of the Caucasoid and/or Mongoloid racial classifications of humanity; any person native to the Eurasian continent.
  2. A child of a European parent on the one side and an Asiatic on the other.
  3. One born of European parents in Asia.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eurasian” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019.