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See also: metis, Metis, and Métis

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin mixticius, from Latin mixtus. Compare Portuguese mestiço, Spanish mestizo.

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AdjectiveEdit

métis (feminine singular métisse, masculine plural métis, feminine plural métisses)

  1. (of a person) mixed-race
  2. (of an animal or a plant) mongrel; of mixed origin.

NounEdit

métis m (plural métis, feminine métisse)

  1. a mixed-race person
  2. a mongrel; a cross-breed

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