Adivasi

[ˌα:dɪ'vα:si]
noun (plural Adivasis) a member of an aboriginal tribal people of India.
Origin
from mod. Sanskrit ādivāsī, from ādi 'the beginning' + vāsin 'inhabitant'.

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