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Meaning of “nation” - Learner’s Dictionary

nation

noun [C]     /ˈneɪʃən/
B2 a country or the people living in a country: Asian nations industrial nations The entire nation mourned her death. a nation of dog lovers. →  See also the United Nations Country and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesRace and ethnicityRacial issues
Translations of “nation”
in Arabic أُمّة…
in Korean 나라…
in Malaysian negara, bangsa…
in French nation, peuple…
in Turkish millet, ulus, halk…
in Italian nazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國家, 民族…
in Russian страна, нация…
in Polish naród, państwo…
in Vietnamese quốc gia, dân tộc…
in Spanish nación, pueblo…
in Portuguese nação…
in Thai ชาติ, ชนชาติ…
in German die Nation, das Volk…
in Catalan nació…
in Japanese 国家, 国民…
in Indonesian bangsa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国家, 民族…
(Definition of nation from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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