Tribe vs Khond - What's the difference?

tribe | khond |


As nouns the difference between tribe and khond

is that tribe is a socially, ethnically, and politically cohesive group of people while khond is any member of an aboriginal hunter-gatherer tribe of india, inhabiting the tributary states of orissa and srikakulam.

As a verb tribe

is to distribute into tribes or classes; to categorize.

tribe

English

(wikipedia tribe)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A socially, ethnically, and politically cohesive group of people.
  • (anthropology) A society larger than a band but smaller than a state.
  • The collective noun for various animals.
  • (taxonomy) A hierarchal rank between family and genus.
  • (stock breeding) A family of animals descended from some particular female progenitor, through the female line.
  • the Duchess tribe of shorthorns

    Derived terms

    * tribal * tribelet

    See also

    * ethnic *

    Verb

    (trib)
  • To distribute into tribes or classes; to categorize.
  • * Archbishop Nicolson
  • Our fowl, fish, and quadruped are well tribed .

    khond

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia Khond)
  • Any member of an aboriginal hunter-gatherer tribe of India, inhabiting the tributary states of Orissa and Srikakulam.
  • Alternative forms

    * Kandh