caucasian \cau*ca"sian\, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of the caucasus, esp. a circassian or georgian. 2. a member of any of the white races of mankind. caucasian \cau*ca"sian\ (?), a. 1. of or pertaining to the caucasus, a mountainous region between the black and caspian seas. 2. of or pertaining to the white races of mankind, of whom the people about mount caucasus were formerly taken as the type. caucasian adj 1. of or relating to the geographical region of caucasia; "caucasian languages" [syn: caucasian, caucasian]
2. of or relating to caucasian people [syn: caucasoid] n 1: a member of the caucasoid race [syn: white, white person, caucasian] 2: a number of language spoken in the caucasus that have no known affiliations to languages spoken elsewhere [syn: caucasian, caucasian language]
Dictionary source: WordNet 2.0
English to English translation of Caucasian
A native or inhabitant of the Caucasus, esp. a Circassian or Georgian. (n.)
A member of any of the white races of mankind. (a.)
Of or pertaining to the white races of mankind, of whom the people about Mount Caucasus were formerly taken as the type. (a.)
Of or pertaining to the Caucasus, a mountainous region between the Black and Caspian seas.
Def: Persona de raza blanca. Ex: Although Hawaii's journalists are more ethnically diverse than US journalists, there are proportionately more Caucasian journalists than Caucasians in the Hawaii population.
№_1.: [n.] 1) кавказец, уроженец (или) житель Кавказа 2) [арх.] [редк.] человек кавказской расы (по предложенной в XVIII в. классификации рассматривалась как соответствующая европеоидной расе) №_2.: [adj.] 1) кавказский, относящийся к Кавказу (или) кавказцам 2) относящийся к кавказской расе