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
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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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