Afghanistan survived as a nation long before America was founded.
Mormons first came to England in 1837, just seven years after Joseph Smith founded the Church in Fayette Township, New York.
Bhatti founded the All-Pakistan Minorities Alliance (APMA), an advocacy group, in 1985, and joined government in November 2008.
Some more recent examples: Intel was founded in 1968 and operated in a highly competitive, capital intensive industry.
Along with Abigail Beckel, in 2006 Rooney founded Rose Metal Press, a company dedicated to publishing hybrid genres.
The colony of Magellan was founded by the Chilian Government in the year 1851.
This doctrine is founded on an interpretation of Corinthians xv.
But the lawlessness of Ireland is a Christian lawlessness, founded on reason and justice.
The distinctions of the law are founded on experience, not on logic.
As we have already remarked, the science of palontology may be said to have been founded by Cuvier (see Introduction, p. 5).
"establish," late 13c., from Old French founder (12c., Modern French fonder), from Latin fundare "to lay the bottom or foundation of something," from fundus "bottom, foundation" (see fund (n.)). Related: Founded; founding. Phrase founding fathers with reference to the creators of the American republic is attested from 1916.
"cast metal," late 14c., "to mix, mingle," from Middle French fondre "pour out, melt, mix together," from Old French fondre, from Latin fundere "melt, cast, pour out," from PIE *gheud- (cf. Gothic giutan, German gießen, Old English geotan "to pour"), from root *gheu- "to pour" (cf. Greek khein "to pour," khoane "funnel," khymos "juice"). Meaning "to cast metal" is from 1560s.
"discovered," late 14c., past participle adjective from find (v.). Expression and found in old advertisements for job openings, travelling berths, etc., attached to the wages or charges, indicates that meals are provided, from the expression to find one's self "to provide for one's self." "When a laborer engages to provide himself with victuals, he is said to find himself, or to receive day wages" [Bartlett, "Dictionary of Americanisms," 1848]. Hence, so much and found for "wages + meals provided."