Eurasian

[ yoo-rey-zhuhn, -shuhn, yuh- ]

adjective
  1. of or relating to Eurasia.

  2. of mixed European and Asian descent.

noun
  1. the offspring of a European and an Asian.

Origin of Eurasian

1
First recorded in 1835–45; Eurasi(a) + -an

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Eurasian

/ (jʊəˈreɪʃən, -ʒən) /


adjective
  1. of or relating to Eurasia

  2. of mixed European and Asian descent

noun
  1. a person of mixed European and Asian descent

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