(n.) = indigenous people. Ex: If the word battle does not appropriately describe an armed encounter between an indigenous and a colonizing people, the neutral word incident should be used. (n.) = aboriginal ; native person. Ex: Governmental perceptions of them as aboriginals holds back self-determination. Ex: It involved the right of a native person to follow his religious tradition which involved smoking an hallucinogenic substance. ---- * encuentro entre exploradores e indígenas = palaver. (adj.) = aboriginal ; autochthonous. Ex: This article raises some of the issues associated with the collection and documentation of aboriginal archival material which is secret/sacred in nature. Ex: The paper argues that autochthonous language communities should be formally recognised as distinct ethnic groups. ---- * población indígena = indigenous people. (adj.) = indigenous. Ex: For example, the Library of Congress established names of indigenous American and African peoples are very often derogatory corruptions of their real names. ---- * conocimiento indígena = indigenous knowledge. * encuentro entre indígenas = palaver. * indígenas = indigenous people. * información indígena = indigenous information. * lengua indígena = indigenous language.