Definition of Anglo-Indian

1. Noun. A person of English citizenship born or living in India.

Generic synonyms: English Person



2. Adjective. Relating to British India or the English in India.
Partainyms: India

Definition of Anglo-Indian

1. Noun. a person from the Anglo-Indian community (a distinct community originating in India with ancestry from several European and Indian ethnic groups) ¹

2. Noun. a person of English or British citizenship or ancestry living in India (historical) ¹

3. Adjective. of, relating to, or between England, or Britain, and India ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anglo-Indian

Anglicists
Anglicity
Anglified
Anglifies
Anglify
Anglifying
Anglo-
Anglo-American
Anglo-Americans
Anglo-Catholic
Anglo-Catholicism
Anglo-Catholics
Anglo-Celtic Isles
Anglo-French
Anglo-Frisian
Anglo-Indian (current term)
Anglo-Indians
Anglo-Jewish
Anglo-Latin
Anglo-Norman
Anglo-Normans
Anglo-Saxon
Anglo-Saxon America
Anglo-Saxon deity
Anglo-Saxondom
Anglo-Saxons
Anglo-catholic
Anglocentric
Anglocentrically
Anglocentrism

Literary usage of Anglo-Indian

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1. Russia in Central Asia in 1889 and the Anglo-Russian Question by George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon (1889)
"Strength and utility of Turkestan Army—Total Russian strength for invasion—Strength of Anglo-Indian Army for offensive purposes—British and Russian ..."

2. Indian Life in Town and Country by Herbert Compton (1904)
"Anglo-Indian CASTES / $1 V0U can divide Anglo-Indian society into, ... the Eurasian, or half-caste, is the pariah of Anglo-Indian society. ..."

3. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, George Walter Prothero, John Gibson Lockhart, John Murray, Whitwell Elwin, John Taylor Coleridge, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, William Macpherson, William Smith (1887)
"... of Anglo-Indian Colloquial Words and Phrases and of kindred terms, ... therefore, why of all glossaries an Anglo-Indian glossary should be the most ..."

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