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Pos: Adjective, Noun

Noun indo-european has 2 senses

1.  indo-european(n = noun.person) aryan - a member of the prehistoric people who spoke Proto-Indo European;
is a kind of primitive, primitive person

2.  indo-european(n = noun.communication) indo-european language, indo-hittite - the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia;
is a kind of natural language, tongue
has particulars: pie, proto-indo european, albanian, armenian, armenian language, illyrian, thraco-phrygian, balto-slavic, balto-slavic language, balto-slavonic, germanic, germanic language, celtic, celtic language, italic, italic language, tocharian, indo-iranian, indo-iranian language, anatolian, anatolian language, greek, hellenic, hellenic language

Adjective indo-european has 2 senses

1.  indo-european(a = adj.pert) indo-germanic - of or relating to the Indo-European language family;

2.  indo-european(a = adj.pert) aryan, indo-aryan - of or relating to the former Indo-European people; "Indo-European migrations"


indo-european, a.

   Aryan; -- applied to the languages of India and Europe which are derived from the prehistoric Aryan language; also, pertaining to the people or nations who speak these languages; as, the Indo-European or Aryan family. [1913 Webster]
"The common origin of the Indo-European nations." [1913 Webster]


   A member of one of the Caucasian races of Europe or India speaking an Indo-European language.
"Professor Otto Schrader . . . considers that the oldest probable domicile of the Indo-Europeans is to be sought for on the common borderland of Asia and of Europe, -- in the steppe country of southern Russia." [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


indo-european, adj. & n.
1 of or relating to the family of languages spoken over the greater part of Europe and Asia as far as N. India.
2 of or relating to the hypothetical parent language of this family.
1 the Indo-European family of languages.
2 the hypothetical parent language of all languages belonging to this family.
3 (usu. in pl.) a speaker of an Indo-European language.


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