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earth·ling

 (ûrth′lĭng)
n.
1. One, especially a human, that inhabits the planet Earth.
2. A person devoted to the world; a worldling.

earthling

(ˈɜːθlɪŋ)
n
(esp in poetry or science fiction) an inhabitant of the earth; human being
[C16: from earth + ling1]

earth•ling

(ˈɜrθ lɪŋ)

n.
1. an inhabitant of earth; mortal.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.earthling - an inhabitant of the earthearthling - an inhabitant of the earth    
denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indweller - a person who inhabits a particular place
Translations
Erdling
jarðarbúi

earthling

[ˈɜːθlɪŋ] Nterrícola mf

earthling

[ˈɜːrθlɪŋ] n (= human) (SCIENCE FICTION)terrien(ne) m/f

earthling

n (pej)Erdenwurm m
References in classic literature ?
Perhaps she will never again suffer a poor, unworthy earthling to walk in the shadow of her divine presence.
From foraging for chufa and re-purposing gourds into lamps to pickling watermelon radishes and powering beer brewing with bikes -- Earthlings are encouraged to celebrate the planet's beauty and what it inspires by sharing their passions via images, tweets and videos.
Meanwhile, the Earthlings continue to feed on a diet of popcorn and hotdogs in the belief that they are "not alone" - at least until the lights come on.
THREE Brits have made it on to a short-list of 1,058 earthlings who have applied to colonise Mars.
They are spreading an alien dust over the planet to confuse earthlings about using their computers to understand everything and anything electronically instead of their brains.
If anyone from Planet Salmond is listening, perhaps they could start giving some answers to ordinary earthlings.
It may be that Earthlings on land are bad at 3-D because they spend their lives surrounded by horizons, the researchers note.
It combines accessible content with colour and creativity, and is sure to engage and fascinate curious Earthlings of all ages.
break a metabolic stupor & get back to your stations, earthlings
Based on my rough math, when Adams wrote his book in 1979, three earthlings could be fed by one acre of this farmland.
There Are No Electrons: Electronics for Earthlings is an engaging and educational introduction to the science of electronics for lay readers.
Looking for a better life in the rings of Orbis, hundreds of Earthlings left their home planet.