NATIVE, a. 1. Produced by nature; original; born with the being; natural; not acquired; as native genius; native affections; a native talent or disposition; native cheerfulness; native simplicity.2. Produced by nature; not factitious or artificial; as native ore; native color.3. Conferred by birth; as native rights and privileges.4. Pertaining to the place of birth; as native soil; native country; native graves. 5. Original; that of which any thing is made; as mans native dust. 6. Born with; congenial.
NATIVE, n. 1. One born in any place is said to be a native of that place, whether country, city or town. 2. Offspring.