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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
- and/or society. A nation
is thus the collective identity
of a group
of people understood
features. Some nations
- friendly relations among nations
, achieve international
cooperation, and be a centre
. It is the world's largest...
- The League
(French: Société des Nations
[sɔsjete de nɑsjɔ̃]) was the first worldwide intergovernmental organisation whose
- The Commonwealth
, simply referred
to as the Commonwealth, is a political
****ociation of 56 member
states, the vast majority
- ranked nations would still benefit financially
from the competition, as the television contract
with UEFA would
be centralised. The UEFA Nations
- Cup of Nations referred
to as AFCON
d'Afrique des Nations
, sometimes referred
to as CAN, or TotalEnergies Africa
Cup of Nations
- The Six Nations Championship
(known as the Guinness
reasons) is an annual international
men's rugby union competition
- secretary-general of the United Nations
(UNSG or SG) is the chief administrative officer
of the United Nations
and head of the United Nations
Secretariat, one of...
- The 2022–23 UEFA Nations League
is the third season
of the UEFA Nations
League, an international
****ociation football competition involving
the men's national...
- Look up Six Nations
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Six Nations
to: Peoples Iroquois Confederacy
of First Nations
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