An ethnic Ukrainian in Poland.
An example of ethnic is Mexican food.
An example of an ethnic in the United States is a person from Mexico.
A radio station playing ethnic music, ethnic haircare products, a candidate's appeal to the ethnic vote.
Origin of ethnic
- Middle English heathen from Late Latin ethnicus from Greek ethnikos from ethnos people, nation s(w)e- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition