Definition of Nationhood

1. Noun. The state of being a nation.

Generic synonyms: State



Definition of Nationhood

1. Noun. the quality of being a nation ¹

2. Noun. the fact of achieving national independence or autonomy ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Nationhood

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Nationhood

nationalistically
nationalists
nationalities
nationality
nationalization
nationalizations
nationalize
nationalized
nationalizer
nationalizers
nationalizes
nationalizing
nationally
nationalness
nationals
nationhood (current term)
nationhoods
nationism
nationisms
nationist
nationists
nationless
nationlike
nations
nationwide
natisite
native
native-born
native Australian
native albumin

Literary usage of Nationhood

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Meaning of Socialism by John Bruce Glasier (1920)
"The folly and crime of quarrels and wars between nations no more prove the irrationality of patriotism or the inutility of nationhood than the strife ..."

2. Canada, the New Nation: A Book for the Settler, the Emigrant and the Politician by Harry Richmond Whates (1906)
"... and seeing immigration pouring in at the rate of thousands each week in the open season, they set no limits to the growth and power of their nationhood. ..."

3. What Holds Us Together: Social Cohesion in South Africa by David Chidester, Phillip Dexter (2004)
"... democracy and nationhood in the age of circulatory capitalism Thomas A Koelble The abstract violence of globalisation and prospects for solidarity in ..."

4. Tanzania Revisited: Political Stability, Aid Dependency, and Development by Ulf Engel, Gero Erdmann, Andreas Mehler (2000)
"Politics, nationhood, Political Economy, Security and Humanity Time past and time future are both, perhaps, contained in time present TS Elliott As Krishna ..."

5. Russia, Ukraine, and the Breakup of the Soviet Union by Roman Szporluk (2000)
"13 Reflections on Ukraine after 1994: The Dilemmas of nationhood In considering the prospects of the Ukrainian state as it approaches its third anniversary, ..."

6. Britain at Bay by Spenser Wilkinson (1909)
"VIII nationhood NEGLECTED WHAT has been the effect upon Great Britain of the rise of Germany ? Is there any cause of quarrel between the two peoples and the ..."

7. The Free City: A Book of Neighborhood by Bouck White (1919)
"... Free City CHAPTER I NEIGHBORHOOD OR nationhood? r • iHE present scheme is petering out; it has run its I tether. A thousand years have elapsed since. ..."

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