Aborigines

Aborigines

1. The earliest known inhabitants or indigenous individuals of a country; native races.

2. The original fauna and flora of a geographical area

Origin: L. Aborigines; ab _ origo, especially the first inhabitants of Latium, those who originally (ab origine) inhabited Latium or Italy. See origin.

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