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(Encyclopedia) tribe [Lat., tribus: the tripartite division of Romans into Latins, Sabines, and Etruscans], a social group bound by common ancestry and ties of consanguinity and affinity; a common?

ten tribes

(Encyclopedia) ten tribes: see lost tribes.

lost tribes

(Encyclopedia) lost tribes, 10 Israelite tribes that, according to the Bible, were transported to Assyria by Tiglathpileser III or Shalmaneser after the conquest of Israel in 722 &BC; Numerous?

Krippendorf's Tribe

Director:Todd HollandWriter:Charlie PetersDirector of Photography:Dean CundeyEditor:John PollMusic:Bruce BroughtonProduction Designer:Scott ChamblissProducer:Larry BreznerTouchstone; PG-13;?

Five Civilized Tribes

(Encyclopedia) Five Civilized Tribes, inclusive term used since mid-19th cent. for the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole tribes of E Oklahoma. By 1850 some 60,000 members of these?

Israel's Lost Tribes

Scientists discover Jewish chromosome in Zimbabwe Related Links Branches of Judaism Yom Kippur Rosh Hashanah The Jewish Calendar Jewish Holidays, 2001—2015 Judaism?

Brewer's: Hill Tribes

The barbarous tribes dwelling in remote parts of the Deccan or plateau of Central India. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894HillsHill-people A B C D E F G?

Brewer's: Finny Tribe

Fish; so called because they are furnished with fins. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894FinsburyFinished to the Finger-nail A B C D E F G H I J K L?

Native American Nations & Tribes

Information about select nations and groups There are over 500 different Native American nations recognized by the United States. Related Links Biographies of Notable American Indians?

Ten Largest American Indian Tribes

2010 Census Data Do you know which American Indian tribes are near you? The Navajo tribe is the most populous, with 308,013 people identifying with the group. The Cherokee tribe is?