Translation of "tribe" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /traɪb/ us /trɑɪb/

a group of people who live together, usually in areas far away from cities, and who still have a traditional way of life

Native American tribes

(Translation of “tribe” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /traib/

a race of people, or a family, who are all descended from the same ancestor

a tribe of North American Indians.

a group of families, especially of a primitive or wandering people, ruled by a chief

the desert tribes of Africa.
tribal adjective

of a tribe or tribes

tribal lands/customs
the tribal system.
tribesman /ˈtraibz-/ noun (plural tribesmen)

a man who belongs to a tribe

miembro de una tribu
an African tribesman.

(Translation of “tribe” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)