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Native Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a person who was born in a particular place; an indigenous person
  • belonging to one by birth; "my native land"; "one''s native language"
  • being such by origin; "the native North American sugar maple"; "many native artists studied abroad"
  • being or composed of people inhabiting a region from the beginning; "native Americans"; "the aboriginal peoples of Australia"
  • normally existing at birth; "mankind''s connatural sense of the good"
  • as found in nature in the elemental form; "native copper"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a person who was born in a particular place; an indigenous person

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Native'


  • Native: (disambiguation) Native (band), a French R&B band Native (comics), a character in the X-Men comics universe Native (album), a 2013 album by OneRepublic Native (computing)
  • Native plant: Native plants are plants indigenous to a given area in geologic time. This includes plants that have developed, occur naturally, or existed for many years
  • NATV Native American Television: NATV: Native American Television is an organization in the United States, providing news, education, and entertainment content to the Native American community
  • Native Americans in the United States: "Native American" redirects here. For people native to the United States, see Natural-born-citizen clause. For the political party, see Know Nothing. For
  • Alaska Native corporation: The Alaska Native Regional Corporations (Alaska Native Corporations or ANCSA Corporations) were established in 1971 when the United States Congress passed
  • List of California native plants: Desert and Flora of the Sierra Nevada alpine zone California native plants are plants that existed in California prior to the arrival of European
  • Native American religion: Native American religions are the spiritual practices of the indigenous peoples of the Americas. Traditional Native American ceremonial ways can vary

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* There is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress. - Mark Twain

* Know most of the rooms of thy native country before thou goest over the threshold thereof. - Thomas Fuller

* The truth is that all of us attain the greatest success and happiness possible in this life whenever we use our native capacities to their greatest extent. - Smiley Blanton


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