Definition of 'nationality'
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There are all sorts of nationalities in this country and people should be accepted for who they are. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The first 100 students admitted last year were drawn from 20 different nationalities. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This year the six entrants are all of a different nationality. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We were walking along saying hello to people of all nationalities. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We are a squad of many different nationalities and backgrounds. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It lacks any sense of common nationality. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There is an increasing recognition of the need to be proactive with regard to dual nationality. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Forty people of six nationalities were hurt in the crash. The Sun (2011)There are so many different nationalities here now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Poland allows people to hold dual nationality. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She meant she would try to sleep with as many different nationalities of men as she could. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His return hangs in the balance because he can claim nationality in the country where he is being held. The Sun (2008)The plans may be blocked by international courts which will argue the move robs people of their right to a nationality. The Sun (2013)Whether the individual is British or any nationality is irrelevant. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There are 300 men of different nationalities. The Sun (2011)After their wedding he wasted no time in seeking British nationality. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But our different nationalities don't cause any problems. The Sun (2014)Here is how Europe would look if its countries adopted the flags of their second largest nationality groups. The Sun (2015)One issue of concern in this area is the adverse impact that height and weight requirements may have on persons of some nationality groups. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)We had lots of people of all nationalities stay, and we would spend our lives taking people to the airport. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'nationality'
British English: nationality /ˌnæʃəˈnælɪtɪ/ NOUN
If you have the nationality of a particular country, you have the legal right to be a citizen of it.
We have a fair number of nationalities in our crew.
- American English: nationality
- Arabic: جِنْسِيَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: nacionalidade
- Chinese: 国籍
- Croatian: nacionalnost
- Czech: národnost
- Danish: nationalitet
- Dutch: nationaliteit
- European Spanish: nacionalidad
- Finnish: kansalaisuus
- French: nationalité
- German: Nationalität
- Greek: εθνικότητα
- Italian: nazionalità
- Japanese: 国籍
- Korean: 국적
- Norwegian: nasjonalitet
- Polish: narodowość
- European Portuguese: nacionalidade
- Romanian: naționalitate
- Russian: национальность
- Spanish: nacionalidad
- Swedish: nationalitet
- Thai: สัญชาติ
- Turkish: ulus
- Ukrainian: національність
- Vietnamese: quốc tịch
Definition of nationality from the Collins English Dictionary
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