Eurasian


Eurasian

Eurasian, also Euroasian or Euro-Asian can mean:

Geography

* Adjective referring to the continent of Eurasia
**Eurasian Steppe
**Eurasian Plate
**Eurasian Avars
**Eurasian nomads

Regional organizations

*Eurasian Region, a geographical division of the World Organization of the Scout Movement
*Eurasian Patent Organization
*Eurasian Economic Community
*Eurasia Party
*Evraziitsi
*The fictional power Eurasian Union from Japanese anime Gundam Seed and Gundam Seed Destiny

Demography

* Eurasian (mixed ancestry), refers to humans descended from a recent or historical mixture of European and Asian ancestors

Animals

* Eurasian Eagle Owl, a breed of owl
* Eurasian Lynx, a breed of cat
* Eurasian Hobby, a breed of falcon
* Eurasian Wolf, a subspecies of the Gray Wolf
* Eurasian Badger
* Eurasian pygmy shrew
* Eurasian Water Shrew
* Eurasian minnow
* Eurasian Woodcock
* Eurasian Collared Dove
* Eurasian Curlew
* Eurasian Siskin
* Eurasian Black Vulture
* Eurasian Oystercatcher
* Eurasian Jay
* Eurasian Nuthatch
* Eurasian Dotterel
* Eurasian Coot

* Eurasier, a breed of dog

Culinary

*Eurasian cuisine, a form of fusion cuisine


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  • Eurasian — Eu*ra sian, a. Of European and Asiatic descent; of or pertaining to both Europe and Asia; as, the great Eurasian plain. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Eurasian — ► ADJECTIVE 1) of mixed European (or European American) and Asian parentage. 2) relating to Eurasia. ► NOUN ▪ a person of Eurasian parentage …   English terms dictionary

  • Eurasian — Eu*ra sian, n. [European + Asian.] 1. A child of a European parent on the one side and an Asiatic on the other. [1913 Webster] 2. One born of European parents in Asia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eurasian — 1844, from EURO (Cf. Euro ) + ASIAN (Cf. Asian). Originally of children of British East Indian marriages; sense of of Europe and Asia considered as one continent is from 1868 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Eurasian — is a term (noun and adjective) first used in the 19c for a person of mixed European and Asian (especially Indian) parentage …   Modern English usage

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  • Eurasian — [[t]jʊəre͟ɪʒ(ə)n[/t]] Eurasians 1) ADJ Eurasian means concerned with or relating to both Europe and Asia. ...the whole of the Eurasian continent. 2) N COUNT A Eurasian is a person who has one European and one Asian parent or whose family comes… …   English dictionary

  • Eurasian — Eur|a|sian [ ju reıʒn ] adjective 1. ) relating to both Europe and Asia: the Eurasian landmass 2. ) someone who is Eurasian is part white and part Asian …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Eurasian — UK [jʊəˈreɪʒ(ə)n] / US [jʊˈreɪʒ(ə)n] adjective 1) relating to both Europe and Asia the Eurasian landmass 2) someone who is Eurasian is part white and part Asian …   English dictionary