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Definition of Diaspora

Diaspora
Diaspora Di*as"po*ra, n. [Gr. ?. See Diaspore.] Lit., ``Dispersion.' -- applied collectively: (a) To those Jews who, after the Exile, were scattered through the Old World, and afterwards to Jewish Christians living among heathen. Cf. --James i. 1. (b) By extension, to Christians isolated from their own communion, as among the Moravians to those living, usually as missionaries, outside of the parent congregation.

Meaning of Diaspora from wikipedia

- A diaspora (/daɪˈæspərə/ dye-AS-pər-ə) is a scattered po****tion whose origin lies in a separate geographic locale. Historically, the word diaspora was...
- The African diaspora is the worldwide collection of communities descended from native Africans or people from Africa, predominantly in the Americas. The...
- to: Any particular diaspora. See List of diasporas Diaspora politics Diaspora politics in the United States Diaspora studies Diaspora (role-playing game)...
- The Jewish diaspora (Hebrew: תְּפוּצָה‎, romanized: təfūṣā) or exile (Hebrew: גָּלוּת gālūṯ; Yiddish: golus) is the dispersion of Israelites or Jews out...
- Celtic diaspora may refer to any of the following diasporas of Celtic people: Cornish diaspora Irish diaspora Scottish diaspora Welsh people § Welsh diaspora...
- The Armenian diaspora refers to the communities of Armenians outside Armenia and other locations where Armenians are considered an indigenous po****tion...
- Lebanese diaspora refers to Lebanese migrants and their descendants who, whether by choice or coercion, emigrated from Lebanon and now reside in other...
- The Ryukyuan diaspora are the Ryukyuan emigrants from the Ryukyu Islands, especially Okinawa Island, and their descendants that reside in a foreign country...
- Diaspora (stylized as diaspora*) is a nonprofit, user-owned, distributed social network. It consists of a group of independently owned nodes (called pods)...
- Diaspora studies is an academic field established in the late 20th century to study dis****d ethnic po****tions, which are often termed diaspora peoples...