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Inhabitants, citizens and citizenship

aboriginal

adjective

relating to the people or animals that have lived in a place or country since the earliest times

birthright

noun

a basic human right, or a right to have something because you are a citizen of a particular country

the body politic

noun

all the people of a nation considered as a single group because of their combined political power

citizen

noun

someone who has the right to live permanently in a particular country and has the right to the legal and social benefits of that country as well as legal obligations towards it

citizenry

noun

the citizens of a particular place considered as a group: can be followed by a singular or plural verb

citizenship

noun

the legal right to be a citizen of a particular country

citizenship

noun

the obligations and responsibilities that you have as a citizen

community

noun

the people who live in an area: can be followed by a singular or plural verb

compatriot

noun

someone who is from the same country as you

countryman

noun

someone who is from the same country as you

countrywoman

noun

a woman who is from the same country as you

daughter

noun

a woman who comes from a particular place or grew up in a particular period of time that influenced the way she developed as a person

denizen

noun

someone or something that lives in a particular place or goes there often

dual

adjective

someone who has dual nationality or dual citizenship has the legal right to be a citizen of two particular countries

dweller

noun

someone who lives in a particular type of place

easterner

noun

someone who lives in or was born in the eastern part of a country

the flag

noun

the country that someone belongs to

freeman

noun

someone who has been given the freedom of the city

green card

noun

an official document that allows someone who is not an American citizen to live and work in the US

home

noun

the country or city where you live

home

noun

the place where a particular group of people or type of plant or animal lives

indigenous

adjective

indigenous people lived in a place for a very long time before other people came to live there

inhabitant

noun

a person or animal that lives in a particular place

islander

noun

someone who lives on a small island

local

noun

someone who lives in a particular place, rather than a visitor to that place

man

noun

a man who is connected with a particular place

motherland

noun

the country where you were born and for which you feel loyalty or love

nation

noun

the people of a particular country

national

noun

a citizen of a particular country

nationality

noun

the legal status of being a citizen of a particular country

native

adjective

living in a particular country, area, or city since birth

native

adjective

relating to the first people to live in an area

native

noun

someone who was born in a particular place

native

noun

someone living in a particular place, especially for a long time

the natives

noun

used for referring to people who live in a place that you are visiting

naturalized

adjective

a naturalized citizen is someone who has officially become a citizen of a country in which they were not born

non-resident

adjective

not based in a particular country

non-resident

noun

someone who is not based in a particular country

northerner

noun

someone who was born or lives in the north of a country

populace

noun

the people who live in a particular country or area

residence

noun

the fact that someone lives somewhere, or the period of time that they spend living there

resident

noun

someone who lives in a particular place

society

noun

the people who live in a particular country or area, or who belong to a particular time

son

noun

a man who comes from a particular place

southerner

noun

someone who was born or lives in the south of a country

subject

noun

someone who lives in a country that is controlled by a king or queen

Top Ender

noun

someone who comes from or lives in the northern part of the Northern Territory in Australia

westerner

noun

someone who was born in the western part of a country or place, or someone who lives there

on British/US/Japanese etc soil

present or living in the UK, the US, Japan etc

part of the furniture

someone who has lived or worked somewhere for a long time

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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