Definition of Beringian in English:



  • Relating to the area comprising the Bering Strait and adjacent parts of Siberia and Alaska.

    ‘a reproduction of a rare Beringian lion jaw’
    • ‘Much of the knowledge of the fauna of the Beringian Corridor has been the result of finds at mines all over the region.’
    • ‘Two species of dinosaur were so closely related that they constitute strong evidence for a Beringian land bridge joining the two continents.’
    • ‘He is remembered fondly as a mentor and friend by several generations of Beringian scientists.’