Meaning of “Aryan” in the English Dictionary

"Aryan" in British English

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Aryanadjective

uk /ˈeə.ri.ən/ us /ˈe.ri.ən/

relating to white people from northern Europe, especially those with pale hair and blue eyes, who were believed by the Nazis to be better than members of all other races

Aryan
noun uk us

(Definition of “Aryan” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)