Die Übersetzung von "nation" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈneɪ·ʃən/ us /ˈneɪ·ʃən/

a country or the people living in a country

African/Asian nations
The entire nation mourned her death.

(Die Übersetzung von "nation" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈneiʃən/

a group of people living in a particular country, forming a single political and economic unit

The President is going to address the nation in a speech this afternoon.

a large number of people who share the same history, ancestors, culture etc (whether or not they all live in the same country)

the Jewish nation.
national /ˈnӕʃənəl/ adjective

of or belonging to a particular nation

national government
national pride.
nationally adverb

The film is going to be released nationally.
nationalism /ˈnӕ-/ noun

a sense of pride in the history, culture, achievements etc of one’s nation

The Prime Minister was clearly trying to appeal to people’s sense of nationalism.

the desire to bring the people of one’s nation together under their own government

Scottish nationalism.
nationalist /ˈnӕ-/ noun

a Scottish nationalist.
nationalistic adjective

a resurgence of nationalistic sentiment.
nationality /nӕʃəˈnӕləti/ noun (plural nationalities)

(the state of belonging to) a particular nation

’What nationality are you?’ ’I’m German’
You will come across (people of) many nationalities in London.
nationalize /ˈnӕ-/ verb ( (also nationaliseBritish))

to make (especially an industry) the property of the nation as a whole rather than the property of an individual

the decision to nationalize the railways.
nationalization noun ( (also nationalisationBritish))

the nationalization of state-owned industries.
national anthem noun

a nation’s official song or hymn

himno nacional
Everybody stood up for the national anthem.
national service noun

in some countries, a period of compulsory service in the armed forces

servicio militar
He did his national service in the Royal Army Medical Corps.
nationwide adjective, adverb

(happening etc) throughout the whole nation

por todo el país
a nationwide broadcast
They travelled nationwide.

(Die Übersetzung von "nation" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)