First Nation


First Nation
First Nation UK US noun [countable] [singular First Nation plural First Nations] canadian
one of the groups of people who originally lived in North, Central, and South America before European people came to live there http://www.macmillandictionary.com/med2cd/weblinks/first-nation.htm
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  • First Nation — noun count CANADIAN one of the groups of people who originally lived in North, Central, and South America before European people came to live there …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • First Nation — Totempfahl in Victoria Mit First Nations (französisch: Premières nations, deutsch: Erste Nationen) werden alle indigenen Völker in Kanada bezeichnet, ausgenommen die Métis (Nachkommen von Cree und Europäern) und die im Norden lebenden Inuit.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • First Nation — 1. noun a) An Indian settlement or band. The Campbell River First Nation claims the 40 hectares of prime real estate has been illegally acquired, and it wants the land returned to it, along with damages. b) The indigenous peoples of Canada (not… …   Wiktionary

  • First Nation — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms First Nation : singular First Nation plural First Nations Canadian one of the groups of people who originally lived in North, Central, and South America before European people came to live there …   English dictionary

  • First Nation — noun (in Canada) an indigenous American Indian community officially recognized as an administrative unit or functioning as such …   English new terms dictionary

  • First Nation — /fɜst ˈneɪʃən/ (say ferst nayshuhn) noun (in Canada) any of various indigenous peoples who are neither Inuit or Métis and who are collectively officially recognised by the federal government by means of a treaty …   Australian English dictionary

  • First Nation Airways — ИАТА ИКАО FRN Позывной FIRST Дата основания 2011 …   Википедия

  • First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun — Die First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun ist eine der kanadischen First Nations im Yukon. Der Name geht auf Na Cho Nyak (Großer Fluss) zurück, womit der Stewart River bezeichnet wurde. Die meisten Angehörigen des Stammes leben in Mayo. Sie gehören zur… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun — The First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun is a First Nation in the Yukon Territory in Canada. Its main population centre is in Mayo, Yukon, but many of its members live across Canada and the United States. The language originally spoken by the people of …   Wikipedia

  • Gordon First Nation — The George Gordon First Nation is located near the village of Punnichy, Saskatchewan, in Canada. The First Nation has a population of 2,774 people, 1,060 of whom live on reserve and 1,714 who live off reserve. Elected Chief Glen Pratt leads the… …   Wikipedia


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