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Definition of Tribe

Tribe
Tribe Tribe, v. t. To distribute into tribes or classes. [R.] Our fowl, fish, and quadruped are well tribed. --Abp. Nicolson.
Tribe
Tribe Tribe, n. [L. tribus, originally, a third part of the Roman people, afterwards, a division of the people, a tribe; of uncertain origin: cf. F. tribu.] 1. A family, race, or series of generations, descending from the same progenitor, and kept distinct, as in the case of the twelve tribes of Israel, descended from the twelve sons of Jacob. ``The Lion of the tribe of Juda.' --Rev. v. 5. A wealthy Hebrew of my tribe. --Shak. 2. (Bot.) A number of species or genera having certain structural characteristics in common; as, a tribe of plants; a tribe of animals. Note: By many recent naturalists, tribe has been used for a group of animals or plants intermediate between order and genus.

Meaning of Tribe from wikipedia

- In anthropology, a tribe is a human social group. Exact definitions of what constitutes a tribe vary among anthropologists. The concept is often contrasted...
- Tribe after Tribe is an alternative rock band formed in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1984 by Robbi Robb, and whose members included Robby Whitelaw, Barry...
- to the Hebrew Bible, the Tribe of Judah (שֵׁבֶט יְהוּדָה, Shevet Yehudah) was one of the twelve Tribes of Israel. The Tribe of Judah, its conquests, and...
- civilisation Ten Lost Tribes, the Lost Tribes of Israel The Lost Tribes (TV series), a 2007 Australian reality series The Lost Tribe (TV serial), a 1980...
- A tribe is a clan-based social structure. Tribe, tribes or the Tribe may also refer to: Tribe (Native American), indigenous nations in the United States...
- A Tribe Called Quest was an American hip hop collective formed in 1985 and originally composed of MC and main producer Q-Tip, MC Phife Dawg, DJ and co-producer...
- According to the Bible, the Tribe of Levi is one of the tribes of Israel, traditionally descended from Levi, son of Jacob. The descendants of Aaron, who...
- Awan (Urdu: اعوان‎) is a tribe living predominantly in northern, central, and western parts of ****stani Punjab, with significant numbers also residing...
- The Kayı tribe or Kai tribe (Turkish: Kayı boyu) was an Oghuz Turkic people and a sub-branch of the Bozok tribal federation. In the 11th century Mahmud...
- Tribe v Tribe [1995] EWCA 20 is an English trusts law case, concerning resulting trusts, the presumption of advancement and illegality. A father transferred...
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