Definitions and translations for "tribe"

Definition of tribe

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Noun
1. A socially, ethnically, and politically cohesive group of people.
2. A society larger than a band but smaller than a state.
3. The collective noun for various animals.
4. A hierarchal rank between family and genus.
5. A family of animals descended from some particular female progenitor, through the female line.
The Duchess tribe of shorthorns
Verb
6. To distribute into tribes or classes; to categorize.
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English - English - tribe

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n. social group comprising people united by a common denominator (usually ancestry, tradition, leadership, etc.), clan, people; group

English - Spanish - tribe

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s. tribu

English - French - tribe

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n. tribu

English - German - tribe

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n. Volksstamm

English - Indonesian - tribe

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n. suku, suku bangsa, rumpun, puak, keluarga

English - Italian - tribe

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s. tribù; (fig, spreg) classe, gruppo, (spreg) genia; (scherz, spreg) famiglia

English - Polish - tribe

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n. szczep, plemię, ród, poddział {bot.}, brać, wziąć

English - Portuguese - tribe

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s. tribo

English - Romanian - tribe

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n. trib, clan, neam, gintă, familie {zool.}, seminţie, ceată, fel

English - Russian - tribe

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с. племя, клан, триба, компания, шатия, множество, масса

English - Turkish - tribe

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i. kabile, boy, oymak, aşiret, familya, takım, meslek grubu

English - Ukrainian - tribe

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n. плем'я, покоління

English - Dutch - tribe

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zn. stam, volksstam

English - Greek - tribe

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ουσ. φυλή, φάρα

English - Arabic - tribe

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‏قبيلة، عشيرة، أفراد قبيلة، عميرة‏

English - Chinese - tribe

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(名) 部落, 部族

English - Chinese - tribe

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(名) 部落, 部族

English - Japanese - tribe

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(名) 部族, 共通点(祖先や伝統や指導者など)によって構成された社会的な団体; 族; 連中

English - Korean - tribe

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명. 부족, 족, 종족; 다수의 사람

English - Vietnamese - tribe

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n. bộ lạc, bộ tộc, đám người cùng một nghề
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Synonyms for tribe
family: kindred, clan, house, folks, kin, relative, relations