Origin of patriotic
Examples from the Web for pseudo-patriotic
Historical Examples of pseudo-patriotic
But he invented a pseudo-patriotic conjuring phraseology which no one understood but which many admired.The Duke's Children
1650s, "of one's own country," from French patriotique or directly from Late Latin patrioticus, from Greek patriotikos, from patriotes (see patriot). Meaning "loyal, supporting one's own country" is from 1757. Related: Patriotical.