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English definition of “Indo-European”


adjective     /ˌɪn.dəʊˌjʊə.rəˈpiː.ən/ US  /ˌɪn.doʊˌjʊr.əˈ-/
related to the group of European and Asian languages that are spoken in most of Europe and in parts of Asia and that include English , French , Greek , Russian , and Hindi
(Definition of Indo-European adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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