6 Definitions of Tribe

The meaning of the word tribe, the definition of Tribe:

n. - A family, race, or series of generations, descending from the same progenitor, and kept distinct, as in the case of the twelve tribes of Israel, descended from the twelve sons of Jacob.

n. - A number of species or genera having certain structural characteristics in common; as, a tribe of plants; a tribe of animals.

n. - A nation of savages or uncivilized people; a body of rude people united under one leader or government; as, the tribes of the Six Nations; the Seneca tribe.

n. - A division, class, or distinct portion of a people, from whatever cause that distinction may have originated; as, the city of Athens was divided into ten tribes.

n. - A family of animals descended from some particular female progenitor, through the female line; as, the Duchess tribe of shorthorns.

v. t. - To distribute into tribes or classes.

The word "tribe" uses 5 letters: B E I R T

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after tribe, or to tribe in any order:

a - baiter barite rebait terbia   c - terbic   g - begirt   l - riblet   m - timber timbre   s - bestir bister bistre biters tribes   t - bitter  

Shorter words found within tribe:

be bet bi bier bit bite brie brit er et ie ire it rbi re reb rei ret rib rite te ti tie tier tire

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