1. [ noun ] (anthropology,sociology) a member of the prehistoric people who spoke Proto-Indo European
Synonyms: Aryan
Related terms: primitive
2. [ adjective ] of or relating to the former Indo-European people
Synonyms: Aryan Indo-Aryan

"Indo-European migrations"

Related terms: Aryan Aryan Aryan
3. [ adjective ] of or relating to the Indo-European language family
Synonyms: Indo-Germanic
4. [ noun ] (linguistics) the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
Synonyms: Indo-Hittite Indo-European_language
Related terms: natural_language Greek Germanic Illyrian Armenian Thraco-Phrygian Balto-Slavic Celtic Italic Tocharian Indo-Iranian Anatolian Albanian Proto-Indo_European
Similar spelling:   Indo-Aryan