[ pee-puh l-hoo d ]
/ ˈpi pəlˌhʊd /


the state or condition of being a people.
the consciousness of certain beliefs or characteristics that make one part of a people; sense of belonging to a people.

Origin of peoplehood

First recorded in 1905–10; people + -hood Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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