Synonyms for (noun) tribe

kin, kin group, kindred, kinship group, clan, tribe

group of people related by blood or marriage

LESS SPECIFIC: social group


tribe

(biology) a taxonomic category between a genus and a subfamily


federation of tribes, tribe

a federation (as of American Indians)

LESS SPECIFIC: nation


tribe, folk

a social division of (usually preliterate) people

LESS SPECIFIC: social group