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Definition of Five nations
Five nationsNation Na"tion, n. [F. nation, L. natio nation, race, orig., a
being born, fr. natus, p. p. of nasci, to be born, for
gnatus, gnasci, from the same root as E. kin. [root]44. See
Kin kindred, and cf. Cognate, Natal, Native.]
1. (Ethnol.) A part, or division, of the people of the earth,
distinguished from the rest by common descent, language,
or institutions; a race; a stock.
All nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues.
--Rev. vii. 9.
2. The body of inhabitants of a country, united under an
independent government of their own.
A nation is the unity of a people. --Coleridge.
Praise the power that hath made and preserved us a
nation. --F. S. Key.
3. Family; lineage. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
(a) One of the divisions of university students in a
classification according to nativity, formerly common
(b) (Scotch Universities) One of the four divisions (named
from the parts of Scotland) in which students were
classified according to their nativity.
5. A great number; a great deal; -- by way of emphasis; as, a
nation of herbs. --Sterne.
Five nations. See under Five.
Law of nations. See International law, under
International, and Law.
Syn: people; race. See People. Five nations Five nations (Ethnol.), a confederacy of the Huron-Iroquois
Indians, consisting of five tribes: Mohawks, Onondagas,
Cayugas, Oneidas, and Senecas. They inhabited the region
which is now the State of new York.
Meaning of Five nations from wikipedia
by Pacific Nations
Cup The Five Nations Championship
union, now the Rugby Union
of France, this became
the Five Nations Championship
(1910–31 and 1947–99), which
in turn became
the Six Nations Championship
with the addition
- The Five
, sometimes referred
to as the Nation
of Gods and Earths
(NGE/NOGE) or the Five
Percenters, is a movement founded
in 1964 in the...
- The Five Nations
is a collection
by English writer
and poet Rudyard Kipling
(1865–1936). It was first published
in late 1903, both in the United...
- The Five Nations
is an international forum between
the p****port issuing authorities
in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United
- sixth nation
in 1722. 1 Not one of the original Five Nations
1722. 2 Settled between
and Onondaga. Within
each of the six nations
- The 1999 Five Nations Championship
(sponsored by Lloyds
TSB) was the seventieth series
of the rugby union Five Nations
- its then format
as the Five Nations
its former incarnation
as the Home Nations
Championship, the 1990 Five Nations
was the 96th championship...
- The Group
(G5) encomp****es five nations which
have joined together
for an active
role in the rapidly evolving international
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****embly United Nations Institute
for Disarmament Research United Nations
Children's Fund United Nations
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