I remember also the first time I ever saw the aborigines of our country.
Then there were many and long battles and the aborigines were beaten many times.
It is one of the most important measures our Government could have adopted, as regards the Republic as well as the aborigines.
The condition of our own Western tribes of aborigines is, in comparison, one of luxury.
It was undoubtedly full of eloquence characteristic of the aborigines.
You have to consider, first, who and what are the aborigines.
They were unquestionably American aborigines, and not immigrants from another continent.
Dyaks; or Dyak, aborigines of Borneo, and generally pronounced Dyah.
This plant is native to America, was greatly prized by the aborigines, and even worshipped by some of them.
For several years reference to the aborigines is of rare occurrence.
1858, mistaken singular of aborigines (1540s; the correct singular is aboriginal), from Latin Aborigines "the first ancestors of the Romans; the first inhabitants" (especially of Latium), possibly a tribal name, or from ab origine, literally "from the beginning." Extended 1789 to natives of other countries which Europeans have colonized. Australian slang shortening Abo attested from 1922.