Definitions for Britainˈbrɪt n
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Britain
United Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great Britain(noun)
a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
the island of Great Britain.
The United Kingdom.
the British Empire.
the British Empire
The name of 'Britain' [...] ought to answer every purpose, or if that be thought too condensed, it may be pluralized into 'The Britains'. (The Times, 16 July 1874, 10/6, cited after OED).
The Britains' struggles with the Scots and Picts [...] led to the Britains asking the Romans for help in constructing a great wall. (L. C. Lambdin and R. T. Lambdin, Companion to Old and Middle English Literature, 2002, p. 12.)
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Britain' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #324
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Britain' in Written Corpus Frequency: #993
The numerical value of Britain in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Britain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What is our task? To make Britain a fit country for heroes to live in.
We are very much happy to talk in favour of Britain remaining in the EU.
Britain are the favorites, in my opinion, because they have Andy in the team.
Of course, we haven't fixed everything, but Britain is back on her feet again.
In the future, we will need... to build more links, including to the Netherlands and Britain.
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