Eurasian


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Eur·a·sian

 (yo͝o-rā′zhən)
adj.
1. Of or relating to Eurasia.
2. Of mixed European and Asian ancestry. See Usage Note at Amerasian.
n.
1. A person of mixed European and Asian ancestry.
2. A native or inhabitant of Eurasia.

Eurasian

(jʊəˈreɪʃən; -ʒən)
adj
1. (Peoples) of or relating to Eurasia
2. (Peoples) of mixed European and Asian descent
n
(Peoples) a person of mixed European and Asian descent

Eur•a•sian

(yʊˈreɪ ʒən, -ʃən, yə-)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to Eurasia.
2. of mixed European and Asian descent.
n.
3. a person of mixed European and Asian descent.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Eurasian - a person of mixed European and Asian descent
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Adj.1.Eurasian - relating to, or coming from, Europe and Asia; "His mother was Eurasian, and his father Chinese"; "the Eurasian landmass is the largest in the world"
Translations

Eurasian

[jʊəˈreɪʃn]
A. ADJeurasiático
B. Neurasiático/a m/f

Eurasian

[jʊəˈreɪʃən jʊəˈreɪʒən]
adj [person] → eurasien(ne); [continent] → eurasiatique
n (= person) → Eurasien(ne) m/f

Eurasian

adjeurasisch
nEurasier(in) m(f)

Eurasian

[jʊˈreɪʃn]
1. adjeurasiatico/a
2. neurasiano/a
References in classic literature ?
This last was a reminiscence of some talk with a Eurasian clerk in the Canal Department, but it only drew a smile, which nettled him.
These, in turn, were crowded out by Japanese women, doll-like, stepping mincingly on wooden clogs; by Eurasians, delicate featured, stamped with degeneracy; by full-bodied South-Sea-Island women, flower-crowned and brown-skinned.
The constable seemed to be on terms of scornful inti macy with Maltese, with Eurasians, with China men, with Klings, and with the sweepers attached to a temple, with whom he talked at the gate.
Eurasian Bank declared the launch of its innovative new mobile banking service, planned and developed by Monitise Create, a division of leading global Mobile Money provider Monitise PLC.
Ukraine will receive an observer status within the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council - the governing body of the Customs Union (CU) of Kazakhstan, Russia, and Belarus.
Ongoing excavations at a Botai settlement indicate that these hardy people embraced certain mythological themes and ritual practices that became widespread in later Eurasian cultures as far away as India.
Gaston has almost 20 years experience in financial control, risk management, capital markets, and corporate finance with a significant background in the Eurasian oil and gas marketplace.
Two basic protocols with conditions and preferences for Kyrgyzstan are being prepared to be signed in the framework of the country's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), said head of the parliamentary committee on foreign affairs Kanybek Imanaliyev.
The President met his counterparts from Kazakhstan and Belarus to initiate the formation of the Eurasian Economic Union.
ASTANA (CyHAN)- The presidents of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan have signed a treaty to create the Eurasian Economic Union (EAU), with a target date of January 1, 2015.
The 11th annual Eurasian Media Forum (EAMF), which took place on April 25-26 in Kazakhstan's capital city of Astana, has drawn praise from all sides as a leadingt platform for regional and East-West dialogue.
The Eurasian plate lies to the west, the North American plate extends down from the north, the Pacific plate bulldozes in from the east, and the Philippine plate pushes up from the south.