Indian

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Noun[change]

Singular
Indian

Plural
Indians

Aziz Ansari (a comedian and actor) is Indian.
Indians.
  1. (countable) An Indian is a person from India or a person whose family is from India.
  2. (countable) An Indian is a person having descents of Native Americans.

Usage[change]

In Canada, the people who have been called "Indians" often find it offensive. They are usually referred to as people of the First Nations.