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Definition of the adjective afro-asian

What does afro-asian mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. of or relating to the nations of Africa and Asia or their peoples

Explanation

  1. Afro-Asian refers to a person of mixed Black and Asian ancestry. The term also can refer to modern descendants of aboriginal, mostly uncontacted, Asian ethnic groups with direct genetic ties to ancient first-wave migrants coming out of continental Africa. Historically, Afro-Asian populations have been marginalized as a result of human migration and social conflict. Much has not changed for many within the global, present-day, Afro-Asian population.
    • also known as 亞非混血
  2. Afro-Asian: Afro-Asians are African communities that have been living in the Indian subcontinent for several hundred years and have settled in countries like Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and India.

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Arab and Islamic Organizations (2001)

by Frank Clements

AFRO-ASIAN HOUSING ORGANIZATION (AAHO). The Afro- Asian Housing Organization was founded on 12 December 1965 and has its headquarters in Cairo, Egypt (q.v.). The aim of the AAHO is to advance cooperation between Africa and ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of International Organizations in Africa and the Middle East (2015)

by Terry M. Mays

AFRO-ASIAN ORGANIZATION FOR ECONOMIC COOPERATION (AFRASEC). The organization was established in 1958 in Cairo as a means of promoting economic cooperation among the members and also to project Egypt's influence into ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of International Games (2003)

by Daniel Bell

Afro-Asian; All-African University 553. 1991. Cairo Hosts the 5th African...

Google previewThe Nelson Contemporary English Dictionary (1977)

by Una Cunningham

aesthetic Afro-Asian aeroplane to value beauty, esp in the arts, above material things aesthetic leesthet'ikl adj concemed with the appreciation of beauty in nature or the arts This fine old building should be preserved for aesthetic reasons ...

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