Definition of Tribes

1. Noun. (plural of tribe) ¹



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Definition of Tribes

1. tribe [n] - See also: tribe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tribes

tribasic magnesium phosphate
tribasic sodium phosphate
tribasilar
tribasilar synostosis
tribble
tribbles
tribe
tribe Bambuseae
tribe Bovini
tribe Bubalus
tribe synercus
tribelet
tribelets
tribelike
tribes (current term)
tribesman
tribesmen
tribespeople
tribespeoples
tribesperson
tribespersons
tribeswoman
tribeswomen
tribimaximal
triblet
triblets
triblock
tribo-
triboelectric

Literary usage of Tribes

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"The dispossessed Huron tribes were sedentary, only leaving their villages and ... But in 1626 these Iroquois tribes were at war with the Mohegan who had a ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"The timber tribes generally smoked the skin, a process unknown on the Jicarilla, and Piute were noted for beauty of design and execution, but the Porno and ..."

3. The History of Rome by Wilhelm Ihne (1871)
"The patricians and the comitia of tribes. tribuneship nevertheless remained, and the tribunes directed less attention to the protection of the civil rights ..."

4. Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville (1863)
"Gradual Disappearance of the Native tribes. — Manner in which it takes place. ... NONE of the Indian tribes which formerly inhabited the territory of New ..."

5. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting (1908)
"THE REORGANIZED SCHOOLS IN THE FIVE tribes ADDRESS OF MR. JB BROWN The problem in the Five tribes Schools was rather a complicated one. ..."

6. Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville, Henry Reeve, Francis Bowen, Daniel Coit Gilman (1898)
"Gradual Disappearance of the Native tribes. — Manner in which it takes place. ... NONE of the Indian tribes which formerly inhabited the territory of New ..."

7. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1827)
"As the ancient, or as new tribes successively present themselves in the series of this ... The German tribes were voluntary and fluctuating associations of ..."

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