Associations to the word «Mankind»


MANKIND, noun. The human race in its entirety.
MANKIND, noun. Men collectively, as opposed to all women.
MANKIND, noun. (obsolete) Human feelings; humanity.
MANKIND, proper noun. (quranic) The 114th sura (chapter) of the Quran

Dictionary definition

MANKIND, noun. All of the living human inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke