Definition of Neanderthaler in English:

Neanderthaler

(also Neandertaler)

noun

  • A Neanderthal hominid.

Origin

Early 20th century. From German Neanderthaler, Neandertaler from Neanderthal, Neandertal + -er.

Pronunciation

Neanderthaler

/nɪˈandətɑːlə/