A phrase that translates to "A people
" in the native language of the Italian genocide
-artist Christopher Columbus
. This was eventually somehow shortened to "Indios", which became "Indians".
Or did you believe that lie
about Columbus trying to find India? If you do it's because you're a victim
of the Usamerica
n School system most likely. Check a map from the 15th centuty, or the 16th, 17, and 18th for that matter. Did you find India
? Nope. What was where India is today? Hindustan
? That's what they called it.
For some "sources" on this: