Patriot


Patriot

A patriot is someone who feels patriotism, support for their country.

Patriot or Patriots may also refer to:

Politics

* Patriot (American Revolution) those who supported the American cause in the American Revolution
* USA PATRIOT Act, an act of federal legislation in the United States passed in response to the attacks of September 11
* Patriots (faction), a Dutch group that opposed to the Orangists in the United Provinces in the 18th century
* Parti Patriote, a political party for Quebec nationalism in the early 19th century
* Les Patriotes, those who supported independence for what is now Québec, Canada, during the Lower Canada Rebellion
* Christian Patriot movement, a far-right Christian conservative movement in the United States
* Patriot Party, various political parties
* a person who is loyal and respected to his or her country.

Military

* Patriot War of 1837–1838, a campaign in eastern Michigan in the United States and in the Windsor, Ontario area of Canada
**Hunter Patriots, the rebels defeated in the Patriot War
* MIM-104 Patriot, a surface-to-air missile system (SAM)
* USS "Patriot" (MCM-7), a U.S. Navy mine countermeasures ship
* Patriot (gun) A fictional assault pistol used in Metal Gear Solid 3

Newspapers

* "The Patriot Ledger", a newspaper covering the south shore of Massachusetts
* "California Patriot", a conservative student magazine of the University of California, Berkeley
* "The Lebanon Patriot", a now-defunct American newspaper published weekly in Lebanon, Ohio

Observances

* Patriot Day, a U.S. holiday established in remembrance of those killed in the September 11th attacks
* Patriots' Day, a holiday in the U.S. states of Massachusetts, Maine, and Wisconsin in honor of Lexington and Concord.

Sports

* New England Patriots, an American football team of the National Football League, based in Foxborough, Massachusetts
* El Paso Patriots, a soccer team of the USL Premier Development League, based in El Paso, Texas
** Patriot Stadium, a soccer stadium in El Paso, Texas
* Fayetteville Patriots, a defunct basketball team of the National Basketball Development League team, based in Fayetteville, North Carolina
* Ozark Patriots, a baseball team based in Ozark, Alabama
* Somerset Patriots, a minor league baseball team based in Bridgewater, New Jersey
* George Mason Patriots, the name given to the athletics teams from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia

Fiction

* "Okraina (1933 film)" aka "The Patriots", a Soviet film by Boris Barnet
* Patriots (Metal Gear), a secret society in the "Metal Gear" video game series
* Patriot (comics), two separate fictional comic book superheroes in the Marvel Comics universe
* "Patriot" (computer game), a 1993 strategy game about the Gulf War

Technology

* Patriot Memory, a manufacturer of computer random access memory modules.
* Whelen "Patriot" Lightbar, Whelen Engineering Company, INC.

Other

* LMS Patriot Class, a class of express passenger steam locomotive
* Patriot (Worlds of Fun), a roller coaster in Worlds of Fun amusement park
* Patriot, Indiana, a town in the U.S.
* Patriot, Ohio, a town in the U.S.
* Jeep Patriot, a compact SUV manufactured by Chrysler, LLC
* UAZ Patriot, a mid-sized SUV manufactured by UAZ

ee also

*The Patriot
*Patriot Games (disambiguation)


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