Examples from the Web for mankind
Kennedy: "Mankind must put an end to war — or war will put an end to mankind."Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
If I had an idea that mankind could be cured, I should not believe in God.
The rest of the essays and lectures in The Masters of Mankind show how Chomsky insists on breaking all the rules.
I quote Immanuel Kant in my preface, defining enlightenment as mankind coming out of its self-imposed immaturity.
One small swing for a washed up former heartthrob, one giant victory for mankind.An Unlikely Hero Blooms in Ibiza: Orlando Bloom Sort of Punches Justin Bieber|Amy Zimmerman|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thus we associate gardens and orchards with the perfect condition of mankind.Tablets|Amos Bronson Alcott
And on the other hand, that it is the very saviour of that portion of mankind who have a sneaking fondness for play.Secret Band of Brothers|Jonathan Harrington Green
The record of England in relation to Ireland, is one of the most atrocious known to the history of mankind.Ridgeway|Scian Dubh
There is literally a world of hope for mankind in the application of this principle on its moral side.The Booklover and His Books|Harry Lyman Koopman
It probably has a similar history in the principal tribes of mankind.Ancient Society|Lewis Henry Morgan
British Dictionary definitions for mankind
Word Origin and History for mankind
"the human race," c.1300, earlier man-kende (early 13c.), from man (n.) + kind (n.). Replaced Old English mancynn "human race." Also used occasionally in Middle English for "male persons" (late 14c.), but otherwise preserving the original gender neutrality of man (n.). For "menfolk, the male sex," menkind (late 14c.) and menskind (1590s) have been used.