One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Cultural Anthropology. A population group regarded as having a common descent, or having a common national or cultural tradition.
2Ancient History. A form of community or state in ancient Greece, existing outside the city-state, and organized in a variety of ways.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Illustrated London News. From ancient Greek ἔθνος nation, people.
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