A fossil hominid specimen previously classed as a distinct species ( Homo soloensis ) but now generally regarded as an archaic example of Homo sapiens.
An extinct hominid postulated from bones found in Java in 1891 and originally designated Pithecanthropus erectus because it was thought to represent a species evolutionarily between apes and humans. Pithecanthropus is now classified as Homo erectus.
fossil remains found in Java; formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus
Find another word for java-man. In this page you can discover 3 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for java-man, like: solo man, pithecanthropus and Trinil man.