Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. The ancient origins, anatomical, linguistic and genetic distinctiveness of southern African San and Khoikhoi people are matters of confusion and debate. They are in fact two evolutionarily related but culturally distinct groups of populations that have occupied southern Africa for up to , years. Their first-people status is due to the fact that they commonly retain genetic elements of the most ancient Homo sapiens. This conclusion is based on evidence from specific types of DNA. This evidence also demonstrates that other sub-Saharan human populations retain genetic bits and pieces of DNA from non-KhoiSan primordial humans.
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Brass Ankle Mixed Races Refers to a person of black and white heritage who passes for a white person. Unsure of origins. A child with a white mother and black father. Used in the US to describe annoying Asians that come down from Canada to shop. Describes the offspring of two mulattos.
Racial Classification of Indian Population
Top definition. Politically incorrect term used in place of "Asian. Correct usage: There's an Oriental rug store on Derbe Drive.
People classified as Asians are physically different in some ways than people of European descent. In almost all cases Asians have straight, black hair and dark eyes. They also tend to have less body hair, less facial hair, flatter faces, smaller noses, wider cheekbones, and "shovel-shaped" incisor teeth slightly scooped out shape of back side of the front teeth.