multi-ethnic multi-ethnic


  • (adj) involving several ethnic groups


  1. A multi-ethnic state composed largely of Muslim Malays, Christian and Buddhist Chinese, and Hindu and Sikh Indians, Malaysia has long prided itself on its diversity of faiths.
  2. The resurgence of a Church in open disdain of the secular Constitution is only likely to exacerbate divisions in a multi-ethnic and multi-religious Russia.
  3. Perhaps a time may come, then, when rather than spying weaknesses in India's multi-ethnic landscape, strategists in Beijing may draw inspiration from their neighbor's pluralism.


  1. Jessica Fichot’s eclectic music has international flair

    Studio Live is welcoming Los Angeles-based musician Jessica Fichot and her band to perform in June, alongside Sedona’s Vincent Z for a night of eclectic music. Born to a Chinese mother and French father, Fichot’s music brings together not only different styles, but is also informed by her multi-ethnic background, which she amplifies and complements with the usage of multiple languages in her ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sedona Red Rock News

  2. Amscot Financial launches first multi-ethnic, bilingual Hispanic campaign, spearheaded by G ADMarketing Communications

    MIAMI, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Amscot Financial launches its first multi-ethnic, bilingual Hispanic campaign. The broadcast campaign, spearheaded by G ADMarketing Communications, will air across ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "It provides a framework for a future stable, democratic and multi-ethnic Kosovo," Rehn said in a statement late on Saturday, after Ahtisaari declared in Vienna the end of his efforts to get Serbs and ethnic Albanians to come to a negotiated...
    on Mar 11, 2007 By: Olli Rehn Source: Reuters AlertNet

  2. "If the definition of success is so high - no traces of al-Qaida and no possibility of reconstitution, a highly effective Iraqi government, a democratic multi-ethnic, multi-sectarian functioning democracy, no Iranian influence, at least not of the...
    on Apr 11, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source:

  3. Harvard University's Ferguson, a leading analyst of modern wars, said history suggests "a kind of critical mass of violence can be reached in a multi-ethnic society after which it's really hard to stop."
    on Jan 21, 2007 By: Niall Ferguson Source: Forbes

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