from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In theology, one who holds to the divine election of entire nations as distinguished from that of particular individuals.
  • noun A member of a Jewish political party in the time of Christ; a zealot.
  • noun A supporter of Irish nationalism.
  • Of or pertaining to nationalists; advocating or upholding nationalism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who advocates national unity and independence; -- as, for example, one of a party favoring Irish independence before 1918.
  • noun One who advocates nationalism, in any sense.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or relating to nationalism.
  • noun An advocate of nationalism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun one who loves and defends his or her country
  • noun an advocate of national independence of or a strong national government
  • adjective devotion to the interests or culture of a particular nation including promoting the interests of one country over those of others


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