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Definition of Nations
NationNation 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.
Meaning of Nations from wikipedia
Thus the phrase
of the world" could
to the top-level governments
(as in the name for the United Nations
), various large
- United Nations
(UN) is an intergovernmental organization aiming
to maintain international peace
and security, develop friendly relations among nations
- ranked nations would still benefit financially
from the competition, as the television contract
with UEFA would
be centralised. The UEFA Nations
- The Commonwealth
, generally known simply
as the Commonwealth, is a political
****ociation of 54 member
all of which
- The First Nations
(French: Premières Nations
[pʁəmjɛʁ nasjɔ̃]) are groups
of Canadian indigenous
peoples, who are classified
from the Inuit...
- films, legal
affairs, music, peace
and disarmament, poetry, and the United Nations
. Circulation peaked
at 187,000 in 2006 but by 2010 had dropped
- The 2022–23 UEFA Nations League
will be the third season
of the UEFA Nations
League, an international
****ociation football competition involving
- The League
(French: Société des Nations
[sɔsjete de nɑsjɔ̃]), was the first worldwide intergovernmental organisation whose
- The United Nations Office
(UNOG) in Geneva, Switzerland, is one of the four major offices
of the United Nations where numerous different
- Nations League
to: CONCACAF Nations League CONCACAF
Women's Nations League
UEFA Nations League
Men's Nations League
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