nomad
noun Etymology: Latin nomad-, nomas member of a wandering pastoral people, from Greek, from nemein Date: 1579 1. a member of a people who have no fixed residence but move from place to place usually seasonally and within a well-defined territory 2. an individual who roams about • nomad adjectivenomadism noun

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  • Nomad — Nomad: Nomad  музыкальный коллектив из Великобритании. Nomad  японская аниме студия. The Nomads  шведская панк группа. SEGA Nomad  игровая приставка. Песня «The Nomad» группы Iron Maiden с альбома Brave New World 2000 года.… …   Википедия

  • nomad — NOMÁD, Ă, nomazi, de, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj., s.m. şi f. (Persoană, grup social) care nu are aşezare statornică într un loc, care se mută dintr un loc în altul, care rătăceşte. 2. adj. Caracteristic nomadismului. Viaţă nomadă. – Din fr. nomade …   Dicționar Român

  • nomad — index migrant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 nomad …   Law dictionary

  • Nomad — Nom ad, n. [L. nomas, adis, Gr. ?, ?, pasturing, roaming without fixed home, fr. ? a pasture, allotted abode, fr. ? to distribute, allot, drive to pasture; prob. akin to AS. niman to take, and E. nimble: cf. F. nomade. Cf. {Astronomy}, {Economy} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nomad — Nom ad, a. Roving; nomadic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nòmād — m 〈G nomáda〉 1. {{001f}}a. {{001f}}pripadnik skupine bez stalne postojbine, onaj koji se seli (lovci, ribari, stočari); selilac b. {{001f}}pren. onaj tko se često seli i mijenja boravište, stan itd. 2. {{001f}}skitalac, lutalica ✧ {{001f}}grč …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • nomad — (n.) 1550s, from M.Fr. nomade (16c.), from L. Nomas (gen. Nomadis) wandering groups in Arabia, from Gk. nomas (gen. nomados, pl. nomades) roaming, roving, wandering (to find pastures for flocks or herds), related to nomos pasture, pasturage,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • nomad — nòmād m <G nomáda> DEFINICIJA 1. a. pripadnik skupine bez stalne postojbine, onaj koji se seli (lovci, ribari, stočari); selilac b. pren. onaj tko se često seli i mijenja boravište, stan itd. 2. skitalac, lutalica ETIMOLOGIJA grč. nomás:… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • nomad — [n] person who wanders from place to place hobo, itinerant, migrant, pilgrim, rambler, roamer, rover, vagabond, wanderer, wayfarer; concept 413 …   New thesaurus

  • nomad — ► NOUN 1) a member of a people continually moving to find fresh pasture for its animals and having no permanent home. 2) a wanderer. DERIVATIVES nomadism noun. ORIGIN Greek nomas, from nemein to pasture …   English terms dictionary

  • nomad — [nō′mad΄] n. [L nomas (gen. nomadis) < Gr, orig., roaming about for pasture < nemein, to pasture, orig., to distribute: see NOMY] 1. a member of a tribe or people having no permanent home, but moving about constantly in search of food,… …   English World dictionary

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