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national anthem

n
a patriotic hymn or other song adopted by a nation for use on public or state occasions
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.national anthem - a song formally adopted as the anthem for a nationnational anthem - a song formally adopted as the anthem for a nation
anthem - a song of devotion or loyalty (as to a nation or school)
Translations
نَشِيدٌ وَطَنِيٌنَشيد وَطَني
národní hymnastátní hymna
nationalsang
kansallislaulu
državna himna
nemzeti himnusz
òjóîsöngur
国歌
애국가
štátna hymna
nationalsång
เพลงชาติ
milli marşmillî marşulusal marş
quốc ca

national anthem

ninno nazionale

nation

(ˈneiʃən) noun
1. a group of people living in a particular country, forming a single political and economic unit.
2. a large number of people who share the same history, ancestors, culture etc (whether or not they all live in the same country). the Jewish nation.
national (ˈnӕʃənəl) adjective
of or belonging to a particular nation. national government; national pride.
ˈnationally adverb
ˈnationalism (ˈnӕ-) noun
1. a sense of pride in the history, culture, achievements etc of one's nation.
2. the desire to bring the people of one's nation together under their own government.
ˈnationalist (ˈnӕ-) noun
ˌnationaˈlistic adjective
nationality (nӕʃəˈnӕləti) plural natioˈnalities noun
(the state of belonging to) a particular nation. `What nationality are you?' `I'm German'; You can see (people of) many nationalities in London.
ˈnationalize, ˈnationalise (ˈnӕ-) verb
to make (especially an industry) the property of the nation as a whole rather than the property of an individual.
ˌnationaliˈzation, ˌnationaliˈsation noun
national anthem
a nation's official song or hymn.
national service
in some countries, a period of compulsory service in the armed forces.
ˌnation-ˈwide adjective, adverb
(happening etc) throughout the whole nation. a nation-wide broadcast; They travelled nation-wide.

national anthem

نَشِيدٌ وَطَنِيٌ národní hymna nationalsang Nationalhymne εθνικός ύμνος himno nacional kansallislaulu hymne national državna himna inno nazionale 国歌 애국가 volkslied nasjonalsang hymn państwowy hino nacional государственный гимн nationalsång เพลงชาติ milli marş quốc ca 国歌
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Even while he whistles his impetuosity away with the national anthem, some involuntary shakings of his head and heavings of his chest still linger behind, not to mention an occasional hasty adjustment with both hands of his open shirt-collar, as if it were scarcely open enough to prevent his being troubled by a choking sensation.
Thornbury remarked that she was still in the habit of saying Queen instead of King in the National Anthem.
Thomson; Ensigns Hicks and Grady; the band on the pier playing the national anthem, and the crowd loudly cheering the gallant veterans as they went into Wayte's hotel, where a sumptuous banquet was provided for the defenders of Old England.
Surprisingly, nearly two out of three Americans (61 percent) cannot correctly recite or complete the words to the United States' national anthem, according to a recent Harris Interactive survey of 2,200 Americans.
4 (ANI): Vice President of United States Mike Pence on Saturday invoked the nationalist feelings among the citizens on National Anthem Day.
the host said that he was unaware that he was shown on camera while Fergie was singing the National Anthem.
There was no compulsion, but you were expected to stand up when the British national anthem was played.
What I resented then was that I had to stand up for the British national anthem, "God save the king" The cinema halls did not bolt the doors and left it to an individual how he or she behaved.
This Honourable Court may consider the restoration of status quo ante till then, ie, restoration of the position as it stood before the order passed by this Honourable Court on November 30, 2016 with regard to direction 'd' in the said order to the extent that it mandates the playing of the national anthem in all cinemas before the feature film starts,' it said.
IANS New Delhi Modifying its earlier order, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said playing the national anthem before screening movies in cinema halls was no longer mandatory.
Summary: Makes the playing of national anthem in cinema halls before screening of movies optional
Photo taken from his Instagram page) LONDON: Brazilian footballer Elton Jose Xavier Gomes who plays for Al-Qadsiah FC, a Saudi Arabian football club, posted videos of his children singing the Saudi national anthem on Instagram on Friday.

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