What does Tribal mean?

Definitions for Tribal
ˈtraɪ bəlTrib·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tribal(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of a tribe

    "tribal customs"


  1. tribal(Noun)

    A design or image that has been influenced by indigenous peoples; especially such a tattoo

  2. tribal(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to, tribes

  3. tribal(Adjective)

    Based on or organized according to tribes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tribal(adj)

    of or pertaining to a tribe or tribes; as, a tribal scepter

How to pronounce Tribal?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Tribal in sign language?

  1. tribal


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tribal in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tribal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Tribal in a Sentence

  1. Birendra Kumar:

    The Supreme Court direction is wrong and it is anti-tribal.

  2. Elizabeth Warren:

    I'm not a tribal citizen, and I should have been more mindful.

  3. Bin Fareed:

    The southern forces are maybe 60,000 when you factor in tribal forces and other militias.

  4. Abu Hazaa:

    We are a tribal society, we have our customs and traditions and nobody can contravene them.

  5. Charles Maung Bo:

    Bishop Felix's daring enough to speak the truth, be it about tribal affairs, political affairs, church affairs.

Images & Illustrations of Tribal

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