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Mankind Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    mankind n : all of the inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women" [syn: world, human race, humanity, humankind, human beings, humans, man]
Mankind Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Mankind \Man`kind"\, n. [AS. mancynn. See Kin kindred, Kind, n.]
  1. The human race; man, taken collectively. The proper study of mankind is man. --Pore.
  2. Men, as distinguished from women; the male portion of human race. --Lev. xviii. 22.
  3. Human feelings; humanity. [Obs] --B. Jonson.
Mankind Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Mankind \Man"kind`\, a. Manlike; not womanly; masculine; bold; cruel. [Obs] Are women grown so mankind? Must they be wooing? --Beau. & Fl. Be not too mankind against your wife. --Chapman.

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  • Mankind: Mankind may refer to: The human species. Other : Mankind (play), a 15th century morality play. Mankind (video game), a 1998 massively ...
  • Mankind (video game): Mankind is a massively multiplayer online real-time strategy (MMORTS) computer game . History: Mankind was initially published in December ...
  • Mankind (play): Mankind is an English medieval morality play , written c.1470 . The play is a moral allegory about Mankind, a representative of the ...
  • Mankind (Factory 81 album): Mankind is the 1st & only studio album by Detroit band Factory 81 . Track listing ": "Nanu" - 4:43 " "Peace Officer" - 5:11 " "14 Left" - 4:08 ...
  • Mankind Quarterly: The Mankind Quarterly is a peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to physical and cultural anthropology and is currently published by ...
  • ManKind Project: ManKind Project (MKP) is a non-profit , educational organization, with the stated purpose to "support men in leading meaningful lives of ...

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* It is not for him to pride himself who loveth his own country, but rather for him who loveth the whole world. The earth is but one country and mankind its citizens. - Baha'u'llah

* All mankind love a lover. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practising every day while they live. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


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