Meaning of aboriginalism in English:

aboriginalism

Pronunciation /ˌabəˈrɪdʒɪ(ə)nəlɪz(ə)m/ /ˌabəˈrɪdʒɪ(ə)n(ə)lɪz(ə)m/ /ˌabəˈrɪdʒɪn(ə)lɪz(ə)m/

noun

  • Aboriginal culture; recognition of aboriginal rights or emphasis on aboriginal people and culture.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Kinahan Cornwallis (1839–1917). From aboriginal + -ism.