Definitions for "Aboriginal person"
an Indian, Metis or Inuit who is ordinarily resident in Canada
a North American Indian or a member of a First Nation, a Metis, or an Indian
a person of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, who identifies as such, and is recognised as such by the community in which they live
"An original, a native or an indigenous person." ( Dukelow quoting Canadian Cultural Property Export Control List, C.R.C. c. 448, s. 1.)