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He said he hoped their “shed blood [would] act as a seed of hope in order to build authentic brotherhood among peoples.”

But the Roman orator Cicero felt that Calgacus and the peoples vanquished by Rome were missing a broader point.

In 1905, a group of Indians from a variety of native peoples united to entrench “tribal sovereignty” against federal power.

And white supremacists continue to advocate for a homeland in the Pacific Northwest for “the Aryan peoples of the earth.”

Maps have long served to formalize authority over peoples and their lands and resources.

An inconceivable revolution in the thought of the English speaking peoples has taken place in respect to it.

Outside Rome, showing the same ideas at work among neighbouring peoples, was the 'golden bough' in the grove of Diana at Aricia.

The rustlers have been stealing your cattle and a lot of other peoples for a long time, havent they?

This art is not practised by the surrounding peoples, and is the strongest evidence of a community of origin.

All the ancient civilized peoples used ropes and cordage, made from such flexible materials as their countries afforded.


On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to peoples, such as: crowd, family, community, nation, society, and public.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.