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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: nation (0.00847 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to nation.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: a politically organized body of people under a single
government; “the state has elected a new president”
; “students who had come to the
; “the country's largest manufacturer”
“an industrialized land”
, res publica
, body politic
2: the people who live in a nation or country; “a statement
that sums up the nation's mood”
; “the news was announced
to the nation”
; “the whole country worshipped him”
, a people
3: a federation of tribes (especially native American tribes);
“the Shawnee nation”
4: United States prohibitionist who raided saloons and
destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911)
[syn: Carry Nation
, Carry Amelia Moore Nation
English → English
, 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
kindred, and cf. Cognate
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.
. See under Five
Law of nations
. See International law
, and Law
Syn: people; race. See People