Definition of Indianist in US English:

Indianist

noun

  • 1An enthusiast for or expert in American Indian culture.

  • 2An expert or specialist in the languages, history, or culture of India.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characterized by Indianism.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From Indian + -ist.

Pronunciation

Indianist

/ˈɪndɪə(ə)nɪst/