Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Spanish use, an ‘Indian,’ that is, one of the various native peoples of Asia or America; specifically
  • n. in the Philippine Islands, a native and especially a Christian native;
  • n. a Malay of the Philippine Islands, as distinguished from members of other races living there.
  • n. A Portuguese silver coin, ordered to be struck in 1499, on the model of the Venetian marcella.

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Examples

  • INDIO - A 26-year-old parolee was behind bars today on suspicion of having sex with an underage girl in Indio, police said.

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  • INDIO - A 26-year-old parolee named Michael Anthony Jackson was arrested Thursday on suspicion of having sex with an underage girl in Indio, police said.

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  • The concert will take place April 16, 17 & 18 in Indio, California, Tickets go on sale via Ticketmaster. com on Friday, Jan. 22 @ 10AM PST.

    Coachella 2009 Lineup Revealed

  • I'm at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival in Indio, California this weekend.

    Boing Boing

  • I was amazed when I took a case of Indio to the Tecate deposito to find that Indio is no longer sold in Mazatlan.

    A Grateful Thanksgiving Indeed

  • At the motel, police found a handwritten list of addresses in Fairfax with phone numbers and the word "Indio" -- Spanish for "Indian" -- next to some of them.

    Authorities try to salvage case in Northern Virginia gold thefts

  • In a couple of months get a woven wrap – a Didymos in Indio weave is good for little babes, and can be purchased at Lemon Balm Essentials or Birdie’s Room.

    Arms And The Mom | Her Bad Mother

  • Lots of samples, but they primarily sell oranges, and dates which the employee said are grown to the south of there, in Indio.

    Finding Local Food on the California Roadside « Dyepot, Teapot

  • Crane recounted how he had obtained dates from Egypt and personally introduced their cultivation in the California desert, in a town called Indio, successfully irrigating them with artesian wells.

    The Prize

  • I have been writing for Street News for well over a decade and am fortunate to call Indio a friend.

    Street News and NYC's Homeless

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